The Great British Space Dinner

Can you design a menu suitable for an astronaut? Get students thinking about and understanding the nutrition and underlying science of healthy eating.

Ages:

  • 4-7
  • 7-11
  • 11-14

UKSA/Tim Peake/Heston Blumenthal

The Great British Space Dinner, developed by the British Nutrition Foundation and supported by Heston Blumenthal, challenges students to design a menu suitable for astronauts to eat in space. The activities gets students thinking about and understanding the nutrition and underlying science of healthy eating as well learning about the impact that space flight has on the human body.

The Great British Space dinner is supported by fun, informative and downloadable education resources with videos from Heston Blumenthal.

Great British Space Dinner Resources