Competitions, challenges and enrichment activities are a fantastic way to engage young people of all ages with the world and wonder of space. Whether you learn about fitness and nutrition by training like an astronaut or enhance your STEM skills by building a satellite in a can, there are plenty of ways you can inspire young people.
Mission X uses the excitement of space exploration to inspire students to learn about science, nutrition, exercise and space.
Age range: 8-12
The CanSat competition provides students with the opportunity to have practical experience working on a small-scale space project.
Age range: 14-19
The UK Space Agency is collaborating with space agencies around the world on exploration missions to the International Space Station, the Moon and Mars. Discover more about Mars and some of the incredible missions the UK is working on.
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Use innovative learning technologies to design your very own Moon settlement with a 3D modelling tool.
Age range: all
Conduct scientific experiments in space by writing computer programs that run on Raspberry Pi computers on-board the International Space Station.
Age range: 5-19
An ESA school project in which students identify and investigate a climate problem, and then propose a way to help reduce the problem.
Age range: 8-15