An engaging and informative text about Valentina Tereshkova, a record breaking Russian cosmonaut.
Learn about the space race between USA and USSR and the inspirational cosmonaut who won the race to become the first woman to travel to space.
With accompanying comprehension, this would be a fantastic KS2 activity to use during space week.
To celebrate Space Week 4th – 10th October we have produced some fantastic space themed resources, all coming together in our curriculum map and enhanced provision ideas. We have created activities and resources with strong topic links that we know the children will find engaging. They are designed to deepen knowledge, allowing children to learn, practise and embed knowledge and skills.
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