Make a rocket ship

Celebrate International Day of Human Space Flight

Activity time: 20 minutes

This day promotes the exploration of space for peaceful purposes, for the benefit of people all around the world. 

In this video we make a rocket ship and learn about what it’s like being in space and what astronauts eat.  

Download the family guide for more fun activities:

  • Pretend to be an astronaut taking off to space
  • Make moon sand out of flour and oil
  • Learn how to memorise the solar system

Family guide

You’ll need....

  • paper or cardboard
  • cardboard tube (optional, check your recycling bin for toilet rolls)
  • scissors
  • crayons, textas, pencils
  • glue stick or sticky tape.