Category: Space week

How to Make Water Rockets!

Todays activity is Water Rockets! Here’s how we made and launched our very own water rockets* . What did we use? Pop bottles Paper PVA glue Football pump Football pump adapter put in the middle of a wine bottle cork. Water Colouring crayons   How did we make […]

Make your own Paper Cup Aliens!

Today we are making aliens using paper cups! Great fun and fab for those fine motor skills with all the picking up, positioning and sticking! What do you need? Paper/polystyrene/plastic cup Glue Paint Craft bits and bobs (pom poms, googly eyes, buttons, pipe cleaners) How to make them? […]

Make you own Space Rocket!

Today we are challenging you all to have a go at making your very own rockets! We’d love to see your ideas of how you’ve created them. Share them with us on Facebook, Instagram and twitter If you’re looking for an idea of how to make one, have […]

Our Visit to Jodrell Bank- Review 

As part of Space Week on The SEN Resources Blog we visited Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre in Cheshire. A fantastic place to learn about space and view the enormous Lovell Telescope. What did we like about it? Encourages a Love of Science- regardless of age or ability, Jodrell […]

Review: Our Solar System by Child’s Play

As part of our Space Week on The SEN Resources Blog we’ve been reading Our Solar System by Child’s Play. A beautiful book, with stunning illustrations that folds open to teach children about the planets and the sun. What did we like about it? Unique– This book is like no […]