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Our Place in Space (Children)

Take a wonderful and entertaining journey through the Solar System, visiting each planet in turn. Rock up on Mercury and whizz around Saturn, we will delve deep into their characteristics and how they interact with one another within in our local neighbourhood. Using the props, we get an idea of a sense of scale and just how the system operates under the influence of the Sun and the force of gravity.

Presentation Category Children
Type of Presentation In Person, Online
Duration 1 hour
Suitable For KS1/KS2
Online Session Cost £60
In Person Cost From £60
Our Place in Space (Children)

"We arranged for Space Detectives to visit our son’s school and show the amazing VR experience to the Year 1 and 2 students. I asked my son if the class enjoyed the sessions, he told me they LOVED IT and then start telling me lots of amazing spaces facts! Great experience and highly recommended"

Andrew May

""The Our Place in Space Workshop was fabulous! The children really enjoyed the experience and certainly went away with lots of knowledge and so did I! "

Miss Bredow, Oaklands Primary School, Yeovil

"I have learned so much more today from this simple activity than I ever learned when I was at school!! "

Adult participant Wells and Mendip Astronomers Open Day

"Thank you so much for coming to Sherborne Prep and running all of your inspiring workshops. Everyone has had a fantastic week and the school has been left buzzing!"

Mrs. F Salisbury - Head of Science, Sherborne Prep