Foxton Primary Science: Earth and Space (Upper KS2 Science)


ISBN: 9781839250156
Author: Nichola Tyrrell
Designer: Maryke Goldie
Level: Upper KS2
Age: 9-11 years
Pages: 32 pages
Dimensions: 210 mm x 260 mm
Release Date: 27 January 2020


The Foxton Primary Science series supports KS1, Lower KS2 and Upper KS2 Science through a variety of features and STEAM-related tasks that cover all curriculum requirements. This title supports Upper KS2 requirements for the Earth and Space content.

Colourful, engaging content blends information with prompts for further discussion and investigation.

Keywords, creative activities and quizzes reinforce comprehension, along with challenging words explained in the glossary.

You can also scan the QR code on the back cover and do the comprehension and vocabulary quizzes online.



  • The solar system
  • Planet Earth
  • Earth’s neighbbours
  • The outer planets
  • Activity:  Make a model solar system
  • Day and night
  • Cosmic scientists
  • Activity: Write a comic-style biography
  • Other space matter
  • Activity: Produce a flap book
  • Let’s experiment
  • Comprehension check
  • Vocabulary check
  • Glossary
  • Index and answers


Free Resources and Quiz Page

Weight155 g
Dimensions265 × 210 × 3 mm

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