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Astronomy Timeline

Name : Astronomy Timeline

Description :

This activity is a Keystage 3/4 task to search for information about famous historical figures from the world of astronomy, and then create a timeline to show how their discoveries came together to mould our current understanding of the Universe.

Age Range : 11 - 16 years

Workshop Time : 1 hour

Impression of Sir Isaac Newton


For this activity you will need to download the following activity sheet and have access to the internet.

Activity Sheet : MS Word Format or PDF Format


Please note that over the weekend of the 26-29th May 2017 we will be switching over to our brand new website - during this time there may be periods where the site is difficult to access, it will not be possible to register with the website, and users will be unable to request observations from the telescope. Please bear with us during this time. All should be back up and running by the 30th May 2017.