Welcome to ScienceSpace

The education platform from CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory. Explore the site for student activities, teacher supports and innovative projects.

Send a Message to Space

A fun activity allowing students to send a message to space, learning about stars, planets, alien life and a lot more.

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CanSat

A competition for 2nd Level Students (transition year and upwards) to design, build and test a mini-satellite or CanSat

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CPD for Teachers

Inquiry based learning techniques to promote children’s learning and understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).

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Event Calendar

Science Week CPD for Primary Teachers

Space Week CPD for Primary Teachers

All Events

  • Blackrock Castle Observatory
  • Science Foundation Ireland
  • European Space Education Resource Office