Cells Task Cards
These Cells Task Cards are a fun, low-prep tool for reviewing concepts about plant and animal cells! Using these task cards, you will save time planning your review activity and students will have fun reviewing what they have learned!
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- The purpose of cells
- The parts of a cell (nucleus, cell membrane, vacuole, cytoplasm, mitochondrion, cell wall, and chloroplasts)
- Functions of organelles
- The differences between plant and animal cells
- 28 Task cards
- Student response worksheet
- 1 Google Form
- Answer key
This resource includes two sets of Cells Task Cards. One set has a colorful background and the other set has an all-white background. The questions are the same on both sets of task cards.
What types of questions are asked?
Questions model what students will see on a test, including:
- Multiple choice
- Fill in the blank
- Open-end questions
How can I use these task cards?
- Science centers
- Review game
- Early finishers
- Daily review at the start of a science lesson
What standards are covered?
These Cells Task Cards closely align with most science standards related to plant and animal cells, although they are specifically aligned to the 2010 Virginia science SOLs (5.5a).
Is a digital version included?
This Cells Task Cards resource includes BOTH a digital version and a PDF version. The digital version can be accessed through Google Forms and allows students to easily self-check their work. You can also use the Google Forms task cards to track student progress.
When you purchase this product, you will be given access to a link that will allow you to open the file in Google Forms. You’ll then share that file with your students.
What are other buyers saying about these task cards?
- “Great Resources, very good layout and easy to use.” (Richard M.)
- “The students do this activity rotating throughout the classroom. They love it.” (Alyson R.)
- “Great Resource!” (Rebecca A.)
- “I used this at home to help my son study for his science test. He did wonderful!!” (Sharon C.)
- “I have bought many of your task cards and love them all.” (Nazira A.)
Don’t Miss Out!
These Cells Task Cards are the perfect review tool! In addition, they are low-prep and easy to use throughout the year. Your students will love reviewing what they have learned or preparing for end of the year testing with these task cards!
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I recommend printing these task cards in color and laminating so that they can easily be reused from year to year, although this is not necessary. These task cards also print and are easy to read in grayscale.
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