Life Cycles Teaching Resources

Use this collection of life cycles teaching resources when studying plants and animals in your primary classroom. The collection includes several posters and worksheets which clearly explain the life cycles of a range of organisms. Also included are life cycle sorts which allow your students to physical move pieces around to represent the life cycles of plants and animals.
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  • Go to Butterfly Life Cycle - Cut and Paste Worksheet teaching resource

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    Butterfly Life Cycle - Cut and Paste Worksheet

    Identify the different phases of an insect’s life cycle through interactive slides or as a cut and paste butterfly life cycle worksheet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 1 - 2
  • Go to Silkworm Life Cycle Cut and Paste Worksheet teaching resource

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    Silkworm Life Cycle Cut and Paste Worksheet

    Identify the different phases of the silkworm life cycle through interactive slides or a cut and paste worksheet.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 1 - 2
  • Go to Minibeast Life Cycle - Blank Templates teaching resource

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    Minibeast Life Cycle - Blank Templates

    A set of blank life cycle templates to use in the classroom when learning about minibeasts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 4
  • Go to Life Cycle of a Chicken - Poster teaching resource

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    Life Cycle of a Chicken - Poster

    A poster to display when learning about the life cycle of a chicken.

    K-3 Teacher Resources 1 page Years: F - 2
  • Go to Human Growth and Change Sorting Activity teaching resource

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    Human Growth and Change Sorting Activity

    A fun sorting activity to help students identify the behavioural and physical changes humans experience at different life stages.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 1 - 3
  • Go to Science Pattern Match Cards teaching resource

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    Science Pattern Match Cards

    A set of 89 task cards to help students learn about patterns in nature.

    Teach Starter Publishing 26 pages Years: F - 2
  • Go to Life Cycle of a Butterfly Concertina Activity teaching resource

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    Life Cycle of a Butterfly Concertina Activity

    A cute activity where students re-create the life cycle of a butterfly.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: F - 1
  • Go to Five Wonders Theme Park: Slither House Sketch – Project teaching resource

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    Five Wonders Theme Park: Slither House Sketch – Project

    An inquiry projects for students to research animals and their habitats for a reptile house in a theme park.

    Teach Starter Publishing 7 pages Years: 2 - 6
  • Go to Bean Growth Experiment teaching resource

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    Bean Growth Experiment

    An experiment for students to observe the growth and change of a plant.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Minibeasts - Title Poster teaching resource

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    Minibeasts - Title Poster

    A poster to use on your 'Minibeasts' display board.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: F - 6
  • Go to Life Cycle of a Fly Poster teaching resource

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    Life Cycle of a Fly Poster

    A poster explaining the life cycle of a fly.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Silkworm 'Lift the Flap' Life Stages Template teaching resource

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    Silkworm 'Lift the Flap' Life Stages Template

    An activity for students to use when learning about life stages.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 1 - 3
  • Go to My Life Stages 'Lift the Flap' Template teaching resource

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    My Life Stages 'Lift the Flap' Template

    A template to use when learning about human life stages.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 3
  • Go to Eggs-ellent Dominoes teaching resource

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    Eggs-ellent Dominoes

    A set of dominoes to use in the classroom when investigating animals which lay eggs.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 3
  • Go to Comparing Life Stages Worksheet teaching resource

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    Comparing Life Stages Worksheet

    An open-ended task for students to demonstrate their understanding of how animals grow and change.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 3
  • Go to Sequencing Life Cycles Worksheet teaching resource

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    Sequencing Life Cycles Worksheet

    An activity for students to use when learning about life cycles.

    Teach Starter Publishing 7 pages Years: 1 - 3
  • Go to Silkworm Life Cycle Poster teaching resource

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    Silkworm Life Cycle Poster

    An educational poster displaying the life cycle stages of a silkworm.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 3
  • Go to Butterfly Life Cycle Poster teaching resource

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    Butterfly Life Cycle Poster

    An educational poster displaying the stages of a butterfly's life cycle.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 4
  • Go to Grasshopper Life Cycle - Blank Template teaching resource

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    Grasshopper Life Cycle - Blank Template

    A blank grasshopper life cycle template to use in the classroom when learning about minibeasts.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 4
  • Go to Marine Primary Producers teaching resource

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    Marine Primary Producers

    Use this poster to demonstrate the role of primary producers in the marine ecosystem food chain.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 2 - 7
  • Go to Plant Life Cycle Poster teaching resource

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    Plant Life Cycle Poster

    A poster showing the continuous life cycle of a plant.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Life Cycle of a Frog teaching resource

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    Life Cycle of a Frog

    A poster showing the life cycle of a frog.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Frog Life Cycle Sort teaching resource

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    Frog Life Cycle Sort

    Help your students concrete their understanding of the frog life cycle with this interactive game.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Plant Life Cycle Sort teaching resource

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    Plant Life Cycle Sort

    Help your students concrete their understanding of the plant life cycle with this interactive game.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Fly Life Cycle Sort Activity teaching resource

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    Fly Life Cycle Sort Activity

    Help your students concrete their understanding of the fly life cycle with this interactive game.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Life Cycle of a Numbat Poster teaching resource

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    Life Cycle of a Numbat Poster

    A poster showing the life cycle of a numbat.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Numbat Life Cycle Sort teaching resource

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    Numbat Life Cycle Sort

    Help your students concrete their understanding of the numbat life cycle with this interactive game.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 7
  • Go to Minibeasts Teaching Resource Pack resource pack

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    Minibeasts Teaching Resource Pack

    This extensive collection of minibeasts resources includes educational posters, classroom decorations, word wall templates, page templates and worksheets for you to mix and match with your class.

    Teach Starter Publishing 431 pages Years: 1 - 5
  • Go to Growth and Change Teaching Resource Pack resource pack

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    Growth and Change Teaching Resource Pack

    An extensive collection of teaching resources to use when learning about growth and change.

    Teach Starter Publishing 144 pages Years: 1 - 4
  • Go to Going Through Stages lesson plan

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    Going Through Stages

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of simple life cycles.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Big Changes!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will develop their understanding of the concept of metamorphosis.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Years: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
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    Growth and Change Unit Plan

    This Biological Sciences unit explores how living things grow and change. Animal offspring (including humans) are compared with their parents and plants are grown from seed in order to observe change over a period of weeks.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet