We find ourselves in very difficult times.
As a result of this I can not currently visit schools to entertain, amaze and educate children.
All schools are now sadly closed for the foreseeable future.
If you are looking for some information about the current covid-19 situation, there are some very useful links on this local Web page:
To try and turn this into a positive, I now have time to collect and post links to some online resources that children (and most adults) may visit to learn all about our amazing universe and space missions.
This list will be continuously updated as I find new activities for you all.
If you know of any Web pages that ought to be included, please let me know.
My Blog. Frequent posts about what can be seen or I have seen or imaged in the night sky.
My Sky Diary. An online calendar of events to go out and see in the night sky.
Discovery Puzzle Maker.
BBC iPlayer. Extra educational programs could be screened online.
BBC Bite-Size. KS2 Earth & Space.
Storytime From Space.
Tim Peake Story. https://storytimefromspace.com/stories/the-incredible-intergalactic-journey-home/
13 Minutes to The Moon. Podcast about the Apollo 13 mission.
Apollo in Real Time. Video and audio from the Apollo missions.
Apollo 11 – https://apolloinrealtime.org/11
Apollo 13 – https://apolloinrealtime.org/13
Apollo 17 – https://apollo17.org
Apollo Flickr Site. Images from the Apollo missions.
Earth & Solar System. Planetary Science Resources.
Zooniverse. Get involved in real social science.
Space Station Explorers.
ESA Paxi Videos.Learn all about our universe with Paxi, the friendly alien.
ESA Rosetta Mission Videos. Learn all about ESA’s Rosetta Comet Mission.
Build a paper Rosetta Model.
ESA Kids Activities.
ESA Space Science from home.
NASA Kids Club.
NASA STEM At Home.
NASA E Books.
NASA Archives. All the pictures, videos and sounds of NASA.
Institute of Physics Moon Adventure Pack.
Las Cumbres Observatory Education.
National Schools Observatory.
National Geographic Kids.
Great Web sites for Kids.
STEM Glasgow Resources.
Space Projects for kids.
Science Explore. Hands on science experiments.
Sun Space Art Activities.