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Lesson Four – News Conference

This history teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to investigate and present information about some of the significant events in space exploration in the past. The children can select questions and research answers to find out about some of the events surrounding the moon landing.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to investigate and present information about some of the significant events in space exploration in the past

Learning Objectives

Describe and make links between the main events, situations and changes within historical periods. Communicate their knowledge and understanding of history in a variety of ways.

Learning Outcomes

I can explain reasons for and the impact of space exploration on the world. I can ask and suggest answers to questions to understand what happened in the past.

News Conference

Teaching sequence to help the children investigate and present information about some of the significant events in space exploration in the past

Moon Landing

Excerpts from a speech by John F Kennedy to help the children discuss reasons for space exploration in the cold war period

Moon Questions

Template to help the children select and record questions that can be used to investigate the Moon landing in 1969

News Conference

Interactive activity to help the children investigate and present information about some of the significant events in space exploration in the past

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to investigate and present information about some of the significant events in space exploration in the past

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