Here is an out-of-this-world English/Language Arts activity for your grade 4 learners. With these 20 solar system themed task cards, your 4th graders will have the opportunity to practice/review several ELA concepts. Aligned with ELA standards, these task cards contain topics such as parts of speech, sentence structure, subject/predicate, punctuation, abbreviations, spelling, contractions, compound words, and more. Task cards are great for indoor or outdoor learning activities. There is very little prep work involved and your learners will enjoy getting up and moving while also practicing important ELA concepts. In this product you will find a color version and black and white version of the task cards. PLEASE NOTE: both versions are identical. A data recording page and answer key are also included. The data recording page is designed to reduce the number of copies and toner/ink used for printing.
When you purchase this product, you will receive:
PAGE 1: task cards 1-4 – part of speech – noun (Saturn), spelling (Venus), complete sentences (Pluto), compound words (Hubble telescope)
PAGE 2: task cards 5-8 – part of speech – verb (solar system), sentence subject (Neptune), punctuation (stars), present tense verbs (moon rover)
PAGE 3: task cards 9-12 – part of speech – adjective (Earth), contractions (Mercury), proper nouns (Uranus), abbreviations (space shuttle)
PAGE 4: task cards 13-16 – part of speech – adverb (astronaut), spelling (Mars), synonyms (Jupiter), subject vs. predicate (solar eclipse)
PAGE 5: task cards 17-20 – commas (Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars), plural word form (Milky Way), part of speech – pronoun (alien), antonyms (Buzz Aldrin)
PAGE 6: data recording page (2 sheets per page)
A similar product is available for grade 4 learners. It focuses of math concepts aligned with 4th grade mathematics standards. The title is Solar System Math Task Cards.