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LKS2 – Space Exploration: The Space Race

This week features an exploration of 3 of the astronauts involved in the Space Race – a Newsround article on Yuri Gagarin, an article from the Kids Britannica website on Valentina Tereshkova and an extract from the book The Extraordinary Life of Neil Armstrong – with daily vocabulary work and retrieval practice plus work on a range of KS2 reading comprehension skills based on the National Curriculum reading content domains.