BBC Stargazing Live Videos
Series 2 of Stargazing included some excellent Class Challenge videos aimed at KS2 and the brilliant Little Stargazing series aimed at EYFS but still good at KS1. You can find them all here.
This is the best activity for explaining the Phases of the Moon.
Phases of the Moon Rap
The much loved rap video - Thanks to Mr Hewitt for the tip.
The relative sizes of the planets and stars
The planets of the Solar System rap
Felix Baumgartner's record breaking freefall from the edge of space
Mariam "Al-Astrolabiya" Al-Ijliya, the astrolabe maker, features in this great video on Islamic inventions from The Golden Age. This can be used with the Muslim Space Science powerpoint and the writing frame below.
The Storey of Mariam Al-Asturlabiya
Star trails that show the Earth is rotating
Heliocentric and geocentric models of space explained - (identifying scientific evidence)
Papa, please get the moon for me. A story by Eric Carle. - KS1
This is a time lapse film of 24 hours taken from the International Space Station.
Dara O'Biarian on a Zero G flight.
Useful for explaining why astronauts are often weightlessness in space even though there is gravity.
Watch 200 balls and 30 teachers on a zero G flight.
Focussing the sun using a hand lens.
Useful for explain seasons.
Chris Hadfield's Space Oddity video from the ISS