World Space Week

Take learning sky high with our out of this world space workshops. Topics include moon landings, astronauts, planets, the solar system, and Neil Armstrong. Our unique sessions are also the perfect way to celebrate World Space Week (4-10th October).

Time for an intergalactic adventure!

  • Early Years Story Hunt - Moon Landings / Space
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West
    • Greater Manchester

    Storytelling EYFS. Journey to the moon and meet astronauts and aliens using songs and rhymes. The workshop culminates in the children making a story together using the clues they have picked up along the way.

    "The children all took part with confidence and were really into every different activity in the workshop. They learned lots of new facts about space too."

    Paula Brickell, Crawley Down Village CofE School, Crawley

    Read more about Early Years Story Hunts here.

  • The Quest for... Moon Landings / Space
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West
    • Greater Manchester

    Cross Curricular KS1 & KS2. Go to Space School to learn about what astronauts do, take an imaginary journey into space to learn all about the moon, and join in an active debate about whether space travel is worthwhile. And last but not least, graduate as a Time Traveller! 

    "Children were engaged and active throughout the session."

    Janine Sawh, Lyndhurst Primary School, London

    Read more about Quests for Knowledge here.

  • Neil Armstrong
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West
    • Greater Manchester

    Currently not available in the South West

    History KS1 & KS2. Explore the life and times of this American hero. Meet a young Neil Armstrong, launch into space in Apollo 11 and then splash down in the Pacific as they travel home from the moon, unearthing many a moon landing fact along the way.

    "I could have not taught them this information in such a way or in such a short space of time."

    Araba Hagan, St John's CofE Primary School, Barnet

    Read more here.

  • Science Machine - Space
    • Greater London & Essex
    • West Midlands & South West

    Science KS2. The professor's Science Machine is in grave danger of imploding and our eccentric scientist needs your knowledge to save it! Your pupils must use their enthusiasm for space to help refill its information tanks with scientific facts and fun.

    "The children were engaged, excited and interested by the session. They loved the drama elements and the parts where they were able to get involved and they all asked for another one after it had finished!"

    Hannah Ruffin, Hampton Junior School, Hampton

    Read more here.

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    Freshwater Theatre Company
    St Margaret's House
    21 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PL

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    Freshwater Theatre Company offers interactive drama workshops, shows and large group activities for schools to bring your curriculum to life. We hope you enjoy exploring our site!