Watch school pupils send their work to the edge of space
Pupils at a South Tyneside school took their work to new heights when they sent it off into space.
Youngsters at Keelmans Way School in Hebburn kickstarted their new term by embarking on a space project.
For two weeks pupils at the school – from the school’s nursery through to their post 16 students – took part in a range of space-themed activities.
This culminated in them sending a helium filled balloon to a height of over 100,000 feet
The balloon’s journey was captured on video and was able to be tracked by pupils back in the classroom.
Other projects included listening to sensory stories... read more
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