Guy Laliberté, the Canadian circus billionaire who founded Cirque du Soleil, officially became the first clown in space. He says he will make the ISS astronauts laugh during his 10-day stay, and produce a web event that highlights the issue of clean water for all.
Children will investigate the effects of gravity upon our actions and create a series of force diagrams to explain what it would be like in zero gravity.
- that gravity is a force which acts upon all things on Earth pulling all objects towards its core
Children will learn:
- how to draw an accurate force diagram to explain movement of objects
These resources were initially developed in partnership with the Centre for Science Education, Sheffield Hallam University.