Planet Task Cards


Are you looking for a fun way to review the planets in your classroom? Students will love reviewing with these 28 Planet Task Cards! Makes a great science center, scoot activity, or review game. Digital and PDF versions of the task cards are included.


Planet Task Cards

Are you looking for a fun way to review the planets in your classroom? I’ve got you covered! Students will love reviewing with these Planet Task Cards!

Topics Covered:

  • Characteristics of each planet in our solar system
  • Ordering the planets according to their distance from the sun
  • Ordering the planets by their size
  • Terrestrial planets and gas giants

What’s included?

  • 28 Task cards
  • Student response worksheet
  • 1 Google Form
  • Answer key

This resource includes two sets of PDF Planet 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’s types of questions are asked on these Planet Task Cards?

Questions model what students will see on a test, including:

  • Multiple choice
  • Open-end questions

How can I use these Planet Task Cards?

  • Scoot
  • Science centers
  • Review game
  • Early finishers
  • Daily review at the start of a science lesson

What science standards are covered?

These Planet Task Cards are closely aligned with most science standards related to the planets. These task cards are also aligned with both the 2010 and 2018 Virginia science SOLs. They are aligned with science SOL 4.7 if using the 2010 standards and science SOL 4.5 if using the 2018 standards.

Is a digital version included?

This Planet 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 this resource?

  • “Great for review!” (Julie T.)
  • “I purchased all of your science task cards. So helpful.”
  • “Great for our state test review!” (Jackie M.)
  • “Kids loved these!” (Marsha P.)
  • “Awesome for unit review!” (Mary Beth D.)
  • “Thank you for sharing your creativity with my students!”

Don’t miss out!

These task cards are the perfect tool for reviewing the planets in our solar system! In addition, they are low-prep and easy to use throughout the year. Your students will have a blast reviewing what they have learned or preparing for end of the year testing with these task cards!


Want to save money?

These Planet Task Cards are included in my 4th Grade Science Task Cards Bundle for a discounted price!

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Other Information:

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