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Space topic word cards (Ref: SB178)
A set of printable word and picture cards featuring key words linked to a topic on space.  Includes the names of all 8 Solar System planets.
Space posters (Ref: SB934)
A set of posters showing the Solar System planets and other space-themed pictures.  Includes space shuttle, asteroids, comet, rocket and galaxy.  Great for introducing children to the planets or to display in your classroom.
Space-themed playdough mats (Ref: SB1890)
A set of 5 A4-sized playdough mats with a space theme.  Children can make playdough stars, asteroids, rocket flames and aliens!
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Space display banner (Ref: SB2142)
A colourful banner for your ‘Space’ display.
15cm x 15cm space-themed cards (Ref: SB2292)
A set of printable cards (15cm by 15cm size) featuring the planets of the solar system and other features of space.
Pixie robot space-themed cards (Ref: SB2293)
A set of printable cards featuring the planets of the solar system and other features of space.  Each card is 11cm x 11cm in size for use with a Pixie programmable robot.
Space word mat (Ref: SB1053)
A printable word mat featuring words and pictures linked to space.
Aimed at Key Stage 2
Space word mat (Ref: SB6330)
A simple word mat featuring words linked to a space topic.  Also includes a picture of the Solar System planets in sequence.
Space photo set (Ref: SB4324)
A set of photo sheets with pictures of planets, stars, galaxies, astronauts and more.
Aimed at Key Stage 2
Solar System scrapbook (Ref: SB6332)
A useful set of ‘scrapbook’ visual aids presenting with facts and information about the 8 planets of the Solar System and the Sun.  Ideal for discussion, research, or to use on classroom topic-related displays.
Aimed at Key Stage 2
Solar System mnemonic posters (Ref: SB6333)
A set of A4 posters showing a useful mnemonic to remember the order of the 8 Solar System planets: “My Very Easy Method Just Speeds Up Naming Planets”.
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Space editable topic book covers (Ref: SB6968)
Printable book covers for your Space topic.  Includes colour and black and white versions with space for pupil name, class and term.
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Astronaut role-play masks (Ref: SB7283)
A set of printable astronaut role-play masks.  Simply print out, laminate, cut out and attach to lollipop sticks.
Astronaut role-play masks - black and white (Ref: SB7284)
A set of printable astronaut role-play masks.  Simply print out, colour, laminate, cut out and attach to lollipop sticks.
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Pupil self-registration spacemen and rockets
(Ref: SB3947)
A template that allows you to add your pupil names to astronauts and coloured rockets.
Add the names, print out & laminate.  
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Pupil self-registration astronauts 1 (Ref: SB4854)
A template that allows you to add your pupil names to astronauts with space for the child’s photo in the helmet. Add the names and photos, print out & laminate.  
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Pupil self-registration astronauts 2 (Ref: SB5307)
A template that allows you to add your pupil names to astronauts. Add the names, print out & laminate.  
Astronaut countdown posters 10-0 (Ref: SB3948)
A set of posters showing astronauts counting down from 10 to 0 finishing with a ‘BLAST OFF!’ poster.
Rocket countdown posters 10-0 (Ref: SB3949)
Posters with numbers counting down from 10 to 0 and a rocket ‘blast off’.
Intergalactic astronaut/alien passport writing frames
(Ref: SB4098)
Simple printable double-sided passport writing frames for astronauts and aliens.
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Editable planet templates (Ref: SB5439)
Microsoft Word templates that enables you to add your own text to the planets of the Solar System.
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Earth and Beyond display banner (Ref: SB6983)
A colour banner for your ‘Earth and Beyond’ display.
Aimed at Key Stage 2
Solar System Planets mnemonic banner (Ref: SB6984)
A colour banner showing the Solar System planets in order with a useful mnemonic.
Aimed at Key Stage 2
The Solar System display banner (Ref: SB7670)
A colour banner with the title ‘The Solar System’ and our Solar System planets in the background.
Aimed at Key Stage 2
Earth, Sun and Moon display banner (Ref: SB5678)
A colourful banner for your ‘Earth, Sun and Moon’ display.
Space colour and write worksheets (Ref: SB5780)
A set of simple printable sheets featuring space fantasy pictures for children to colour along with writing lines for topic-related writing.
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Spaceship role-play pack (Ref: SB481)
A fantastic group of printable resources for your Spaceship role-play area.  The set includes a banner, authentic-looking warning signs and a printable log book where children can write about their journeys into space.
Starry night sky display lettering (Ref: SB3230)
A PDF document with 26 alphabet letters (upper and lowercase) themed with a starry night sky theme.  These are great for printing and cutting out for use on displays.
Stars display lettering (Ref: SB8692)
A PDF document with 26 alphabet letters (upper and lowercase) patterned with stars.  These are great for printing and cutting out for use on displays.
Space number tracks (Ref: SB3536)
A PDF document with printable space-themed 1-10 number tracks.
Space-themed 0-50 number lines (Ref: SB5459)
A set of space-themed number lines with numbers 0-50.
Space alien and object cut-outs (Ref: SB3685)
A set of printable cut-out space alien characters and objects for use in small-world or mini-theatre play.  Could me laminated and used on story boards or story mats to encourage oral telling of space fantasy stories.
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Pupil self-registration planets (Ref: SB3878)
A template that allows you to add your pupil names to planets.  Add the names, print out & laminate.  
Split-pin astronaut character (Ref: SB6424)
A set of body parts that can be assembled into a split-pin astronaut.  Children cut out the body parts and use split-pins to join together at the appropriate places.
Split-pin astronaut character - black and white
(Ref: SB6425)
A set of body parts that can be assembled into a split-pin astronaut.  Children cut out the body parts and use split-pins to join together at the appropriate places.
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Editable rocket templates (Ref: SB8522)
A set of Microsoft Word templates that enable you to add text to blue and red rockets at different sizes.
Space Travel display banners (Ref: SB7954)
Printable banners for your ‘Space Travel’ classroom display.
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Space-themed editable bookmarks (Ref: SB2393)
A set of editable templates (Microsoft Word) with colourful space-themed bookmark designs.  Present these to your pupils as rewards for achievement and effort.
Rocket and astronaut number matching (Ref: SB1872)
Print and cut out for children to match the astronauts to the corresponding rockets with stars.
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Space-themed classroom label templates (Ref: SB4692)
Add your own text to a variety of colourful label backgrounds using Microsoft Word.  The labels can be resized in Word to suit your needs, and the text size and font can also be altered easily.  Ideal for pupil name labels and classroom resource labels.
Planets group table signs (Ref: SB5207)
Print out these foldable tabletop signs for use with your classroom groupings.  Print on card, laminate and fold.
Planets group signs - A4 (Ref: SB5208)
Print out these A4 signs for use on your class group displays.
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Space-themed editable peg labels (Ref: SB5548)
A set of editable peg labels (10 per page) featuring space-related images.  Ideal for use in your cloakroom area or for pupil drawers.
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Space-themed editable pupil target sheets
(Ref: SB7028)
A set of space-themed editable pupil target sheets.  Customise with pupil’s name and space to type 3 targets.
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Editable astronaut templates (Ref: SB7636)
Microsoft Word templates that enable you to add text to astronaut characters.
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Editable rocket-themed display banner (Ref: SB7847)
An editable banner with a space rocket and stars background.  Microsoft Publisher 2007 or higher required to view and edit.
Space and Light Year 5 PowerPoint presentation
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A PowerPoint presentation with activities for your Year 5 ‘Space and Light’ topic.  
Order the planets, write acrostic poems and more.
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Barnaby Bear in Space display banner (Ref: SB9223)
A colourful banner for a Barnaby Bear display about space.
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Space Station role-play banners (Ref: SB9503)
Printable banners for your classroom Space Station role-play area.
Giant astronaut pictures for display (Ref: SB9514)
Large printable astronaut pictures (male and female) that each print over 8 landscape A4 pages.  Assemble this on your classroom display for great visual impact!
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Neil Armstrong display banner (Ref: SB10412)
A printable banner for your Neil Armstrong topic wall display.
Neil Armstrong display poster (Ref: SB10413)
A printable poster heading for your Neil Armstrong topic wall display.
Neil Armstrong timeline posters (Ref: SB10411)
A useful set of printable posters showing the key events in the life of Neil Armstrong.