These CREST Star activities have been adapted for special educational needs (SEN) as part of the British Science Week Super Science activity pack. The activities use Widgit Symbols to help learners with cognitive learning difficulties, who have difficulty following instructions given purely in text or remembering a series of instructions. To find out more visit www.widgit.com. You can also learn some British Sign Language with this glossary of science terms.

Teabag Trouble (Star)

Poor Uncle Astro. He wants to make a nice cup of tea but he’s run out of tea bags. The shop is only selling packets of loose tea leaves. Cosmic and Gem wonder if they can make him some tea bags.

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Slippery Slopes (Star)

It is a wet day and Gem wears her wellingtons to go to school. SPLAT!! Gem’s feet fly from under her and she falls heavily onto the floor. Cosmic runs into the hall. “Watch out!” shouts Gem. Too late, SPLAT!!

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Super Spinners (SuperStar)

Can you help Mr Sycamore decide if the size of a helicopter’s blades makes a difference to how it flies? Building full size helicopters is difficult but you can have fun making paper helicopter blades and watching how they fall.

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Download the full Super Science activity pack for free here: http://www.britishscienceweek.org/plan/activity-packs/