Learning resources

Curriculum-linked learning resources designed to work in the classroom.

the rosetta mission

The Rosetta Mission has captured the interest and imagination of a generation and it is not over yet! Take a look at our video which explains what Rosetta and Philae have achieved as well as the impact the mission has had on our knowledge of our very own solar system.

Key stage:
Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4
School subject:
Astronomy, Science

What is Gravity

Key stage:
Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4
School subject:
Astronomy, Science

what is light

Our Universe is a vast and very interesting place and light plays a big part in us being able to understand more about it. To find out how join the Royal Observatory Greenwich astronomers as they explore more.

Key stage:
Key Stage 4, GCSE, Post-16
School subject:
Astronomy, Science

what is light

Our Universe is a vast and very interesting place and light plays a big part in us being able to understand more about it. To find out how join the Royal Observatory Greenwich astronomers as they explore more.

Key stage:
Key Stage 4, GCSE, Post-16
School subject:
Astronomy, Science

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Our Universe is a facinating and beautiful place. Join the Royal Observatory Greenwich astronomers as they head off on a voyage of discovery to find out just what it is that makes it so colourful.

Key stage:
Key Stage 4, Post-16
School subject:
Astronomy, Science

what's inside a black hole

Royal Observatory astronomer Rad explains where black holes come from, how we know they’re there and the strange effects they have on surrounding matter. We also find out what would happen if astronomer Liz approached one!

Key stage:
Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Post-16
School subject:
Astronomy, Science

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Have you ever wondered how far away space is; how far are the different things you see above your head?

Key stage:
Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Post-16
School subject:
Astronomy, Science

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