Planet Snap Cards

This printable card game is designed to help pupils learn more about the planets in our solar system. The game is a great starter activity for introducing the topic of space, can be completely independently or in small groups, is suitable for all abilities, and should take 10 - 15 minutes.

There are 4 different versions of the cards to support with differentiation:

  • Picture only cards
  • Picture and name only cards
  • Full fact cards
  • Picture cards with blank space for children to complete

There are 8 different question cards with tasks for the students to complete, such as:

  • ‘Put the planets in order of distance from the sun’
  • ‘Sort the planets into gas giants and rocky planets’
  • ‘Which planet spins the fastest?’
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  • PICTURE-_-NAME-Solar-system-planet-cards.pdf
  • PICTURE-ONLY-Solar-system-planet-cards.pdf
  • Planet-snap-cards-with-blank-spaces-for-facts.pdf
  • Planet-snap-cards-with-facts.pdf
  • Solar-system-challenges-cards.pdf

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Created: Aug 21, 2019

Updated: Sep 10, 2019

Game, puzzle, quiz

pdf, 1 MB


Game, puzzle, quiz

pdf, 1 MB


Game, puzzle, quiz

pdf, 1 MB


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