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STEM Challenge Cards - Lower Years

PDF | 11 pages|Grades: 1 - 3

A set of 22 STEM challenge cards for students.

Use these STEM challenge cards to encourage critical thinking and problem-solving.

You may like to print out the task cards on A4 or larger and laminate them for your students to pick from. These task cards can also be printed multiple to a page.

The tasks enable students to use a variety of materials to design and make new products, or to solve design challenges. The tasks cover a range of time allocations, making them ideal for either a quick activity or a more extended lesson.

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Kylie Wauchope

These look great, thank you

Kylie Wauchope · Feb 7th, 2018

Holly (Teach Starter)

You’re most welcome Kylie. Thanks for your comment.

Holly (Teach Starter) · Feb 8th, 2018

Do you have resources suitable for teenagers – young adults of low language EAL/D background? Everything I see is more suited to lower primary students.


· Aug 11th, 2017

Holly (Teach Starter)

Hi Val,

We have a selection of resources for all primary levels, up to Year 7! To find these resources, simply head to Categories in the top menu bar and choose your subject. You will then have an option to sort by year level.

I hope this is helpful. If you have any further questions or queries relating to our website. Please email [email protected]. We are always happy to help.

Kind regards,

Holly (Teach Starter) · Aug 11th, 2017

Carley Melbourne

OOh can’t wait for those upper primary ones. thank you

Carley Melbourne · Mar 12th, 2017

Narelle Salomon

Will you be creating any of these STEM challenge cards for upper primary?

Narelle Salomon · Mar 12th, 2017

Holly (Teach Starter)

Hi Narelle,

Thanks for your comment. We absolutely do have some STEM challenge cards suited to upper primary on our to do list!

Stay tuned…

Kind regards,

Holly (Teach Starter) · Mar 12th, 2017

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