Astronomy for Kids

Fun Astronomy resources for Kids

We have some great astronomy resources for you to download. Choose from a selection of fun activity sheets for kids below. We plan to expand this section of our website, so make sure you return so you don't miss out!

Books for Kids

Recommended educational and resource books for kids.

Things About Space
An interactive book of facts about the solar system, its objects, the planets and beyond - from the mind of 10 year old Aston Smith. In support of our wonderful charity, Aston will donate £2 from the sale of the first 500 copies to UK Astronomy.

Kids Activity Sheets

Some cool activities for the kids to do - from creating their own alien, to word searches and spot the difference. Open or download the PDF files below, print them out and keep the kids entertained for half an hour or more.

Spaceman Dan's Fun Sheet - ISS Edition

My Favourite Planet

My Own Alien

My Own Constellation

My Own Planet


The Moon

Solar Observing

Star Wars



50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing


Sky Guides

Below are a few useful guides.

NASA Moon Journal
Spend the next month getting to know the Moon. Set aside some time each day to look at the Moon and record your observations.