Task Card Handbook: Everything You Need to Know - FREE!

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Rachel Lynette
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Whether you are wondering about using task cards in your classroom or have been using them for years, this free ebook is for you! This book will tell you:

  • Why task cards are such amazing teaching tools
  • The many ways they can be used
  • How to use Task Cards for Distance Learning
  • How to store prep and store them
  • And much, much more!

In addition to tons of tips and ideas, there are links to supporting resources and freebies.

New to our task cards? Get started with this variety pack bundle!

NOTE: This resource uses American English and is not editable. 

Here’s what teachers are saying:

✏️ "Such a great resource about task cards! Examples of using them, storing them, etc. I’m a veteran teacher and found it very helpful and engaging. Well done! Thank you so much for the valuable and free resource!!" -Aimee P.

✏️ "Thank you so much for this resource. I really didn't know what task cards were, but I kept hearing how engaging they are and how useful they can be for differentiation and for lowering the effective filter. I have now used a variety of your suggestions, and my students love the task cards activities. They are highly engaging, and even my lowest students find success with these activities." -Lori J.

✏️ "Thank you so much for this tutorial about task cards! I'd been looking for another way to reinforce content with my chemistry class and this is it!!! I love all the possibilities it provides! Can't wait to try out my new task card projects with my students! :)" -Up North Science


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About the Author

Rachel Lynette is a published author of over 120 nonfiction books for children on a variety of subjects, as well as several teacher resource books. She has written for publishers such as Harcourt, Thompson-Gale, Rosen, Children’s Press, Evan-Moor, Kagan, and several others. This resource reflects more than a decade of professional writing experience.

Terms of Use

This resource was created by Rachel Lynette and Cassi Noack for Minds in Bloom INC., all rights reserved. It may be used by the original purchaser for single class use only. Teachers may distribute this product in email, through google classroom or over the Internet to their students (and parents) as long as the site is password protected. In other words, you may distribute it to your own students, but may not put it on the Internet where it could be publicly found and downloaded. 

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This product is happily brought to you by Rachel Lynette and Cassi Noack of Minds in Bloom.

SKU: 821456

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