Supporting reluctant writers

Supporting reluctant writers

Supporting reluctant writers Many children are reluctant writers, but that doesn’t have to be the end of the story. Often it’s a result of the context in which they have had to write. Since the Education system puts such a premium on writing this can create a lot of...
Space story prompts

Space story prompts

Space story prompts Intro Space provides lots of exciting settings, characters and plot ideas. Use the prompts and images in this activity to write your own space story. How it works This section contains three different types of story prompts to help you write a...
Solar system poem

Solar system poem

Solar system poem Intro The planets in our solar system are amazing and very varied in size, colour and substance. They make a great subject for poetry. Work through this activity to create your own solar system poem, song or rap. How it works Look at the links to...
Space inventions

Space inventions

Space inventions Intro Many inventions for space travel have found their way into our everyday lives. Things as varied as handheld hoovers, lenses for glasses and cool trainers. Find out about these and other inventions in this activity.   How it works   Follow the...
Space explorers

Space explorers

Space explorers Intro This activity will help you write some descriptive poems inspired by the idea of space exploration.   How it works Use the exciting idea of travelling in space to create your own piece of space poetry. You will also find some ideas for...