Space

To mark 50 years since Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and the team behind Apollo 11 landed on the moon, we’re providing you and your child with some super space-themed books and activities to help you get excited about this very special anniversary.

Blast off your summer of reading with a book list including some of the best titles from across the galaxy, a book giveaway that you’ll love to the moon and back, a star-spangled interview with planetary scientist, author and director Dr Christopher Riley and fun activities and songs for your little astronaut.

Space Booklist
Space booklist
A selection of space themed books to enjoy with your family.
Space book giveaway
Space book giveaway
We have 13 brilliant books to give away.
The Skies Above My Eyes resources
The Skies Above My Eyes resources
Your child can colour in the planets or draw their idea of an alien spaceship.


Q&A with Dr Christopher Riley
Q&A with Dr Christopher Riley
Answers questions on space, the moon and how to become an astronaut.
Space Song Rocket Ride
Space Song Rocket Ride
Sing along to a space adventure and spot the stars, rockets and planets.
Star-shaped biscuits
Star-shaped biscuits
Get creative in the kitchen with these delicious oat biscuits.

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