Moon landing anniversary

Celebrate the first moon landing

Moon landing anniversary

On 20 July it's 50 years since that first moon landing by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin back in 1969. The anniversary provides a great opportunity to get your pupils enthused about all things space. Our team have provided some ideas and inspiration below.


 Rocket activity Why not download our FREE fun rocket activity? Children will love making and decorating their very own rockets.


Did you know...

VELCRO® Brand products have supported missions throughout NASA's history, including the milestone achievement of the Apollo moon landing where their closures were used to secure critical scientific equipment, astronaut suits and their wrist-watch straps.           


To help schools celebrate the moon landing VELCRO® Brand have created some fun classroom activities (click on the text below to view each one). We've also highlighted some of the products you might need for the activities further down this page:

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