There are loads of places to find activities either teaching the kids at home or fun stuff to do as a family. Here are some links to help you in lock down.
There are also links for older age groups and adults.
Please note these are all external links. While we make every effort to ensure these links are accurate, up to date and relevant, The Observatory Science Centre cannot take responsibility for pages maintained by external providers.
These are free downloads from the Cabaret Mechanical Theatre who make automata.
Build your own automata free downloads
Hands on Universe is through STEM Learning which is a Science and Technologies Facilities Council resource. You will have to register but registration is free.
Satellite predictions and other astronomical data customised for your location.
CREST Resources library for primary and secondary level
Biology and Chemistry quizes for teachers, students and technicians (plus answers!)
Physics for parents and carers of primary school children.
ExpeRimental videos for family learning
Learn about space with the European Space agency. Activities for ages 3-18 years!
Links to a huge variety of videos
For parents and teachers. A whole host of activities!
On-line learning not just for children.
Free Public lecture series from Sussex University
A fantastic range of science topics
Free Public Lectures from Gresham College
Gresham College host lectures across all disciplines including astronomy