Foxton Primary Science: Life Cycles and Reproduction (Upper KS2 Science)


ISBN: 9781839250101
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 Life Cycles and Reproduction 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.



  • Introduction
  • Life cycle: mammals
  • Life cycle: birds
  • Life cycle: amphibians
  • Life cycle: insects
  • Activity: Compare life cycles
  • How animals reproduce
  • Activity: Comparing gestations
  • How plants reproduce
  • Sexual plant reproduction
  • Activity: Regrow celery with cuttings
  • Activity: Produce a flap book
  • Let’s experiment: Fruit fly life cycle
  • Comprehension check
  • Vocabulary check
  • Glossary
  • Index and answers


Free Resources and Quiz Page

Weight155 g
Dimensions265 × 210 × 3 mm

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