Space and Planets Task Cards

Grade Levels
4th - 5th
Formats Included
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38 pages
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If you like task cards you are going to love this fun set about Space and the Planets. Your students will love these, too! This is a set of 48 task cards - perfect for many things!

Use it as a review of your study of space, moon missions, and the planets. It makes a fabulous resource for a sub day! Some of the task cards might need extra research which will work great for early finishers, in a center, or even as a homework assignment. Challenge your students by telling them the cards are part of a Space Scavenger Hunt. Put them in Teams and let the hunt begin!

The 48 Task cards have backgrounds of brilliant neon colors with great graphics or completely black and white! The set is easy to differentiate with color-coded backgrounds or use the titles to distinguish the sets.

The set includes:

  • 12 multiple choice cards for naming a vocabulary word
  • 8 identifying vocabulary words
  • 8 cards about the planets
  • 8 cards about the moon missions
  • 12 open-ended task cards

Several more things are provided, including:

  • 1 page listing of all the word meanings used in the cards.
  • Sheet for student answers with two on a page to save copying.
  • A one-page answer sheet in a larger size.
  • Answer key for cards 1-36 and possibilities for cards 37-48
  • Ink Saver Set- Copy these on brightly colored card stock to save on ink!

This set is available in two additional ways. The sets are similar but do not have the open-ended cards.


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