Space for kids picks out the best Space activities and ideas to get you inspired.
Find free games, take your own photos using a remote telescope, build a homeschool probe, watch Brian Cox, and see how amazing the Universe really is.
I've checked with the Astro-Physics Department of Liverpool University, and if you are a home educator in the UK you can use a remote telescope based in the Canaries to take your own images of the Planets, Moon, galaxies etc. It's a fantastic resource called the Liverpool Telescope run by the schools observatory which William and I enjoy using. Put your own address and contact details and enter 'Other' where it says 'School Category.'
There's some great sets to enjoy.
All About Space is a new mag that has only just come out and William and I think it's really great.
This link is completely useless for us in terms of getting anything for it, but like all the recommendations on my homeschool website I choose what I suggest not for money but because I hope they'll be useful.
I read this book on holiday camping with the stars shining above the
tent! A book to inspire Space for kids by one of the best presenters
Looking at Space pictures is the way to really get kids amazed by the Universe. Here's a couple of great sites:
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