Solar System Card Sort
: 48 cards to engage students in practice and review about the objects in our solar system. Students will categorize planetary objects, identify planet characteristics, and compare and contrast Terrestrial and Jovian planets. This card sort could be used as a whole class activity, a review station, or an intervention with small groups.
This product includes:
- 4 Planet Category cards
- 16 Planetary Object cards
- 8 Planet Characteristics (as defined by the IAU) cards
- 20 Terrestrial and Jovian Descriptor cards
- Answer key for each round of sorting
- Black/white and colorful background cards to meet your printing needs.
For more ideas on how to use card sorts in your classroom, check out Card Sorts: A Multi-Use Learning Tool
or find out how to Make Your Own Card Sort.