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STEM Challenge Cards – Lower Years

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11 pages (PDF)|Suitable for 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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  • Narelle Salomon

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

    Comment by Narelle Salomon on March 12, 2017 at 12:33 am

    • Holly (Teach Starter) 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,

      Official comment by Holly (Teach Starter) on March 12, 2017 at 1:22 pm

  • Carley Melbourne

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

    Comment by Carley Melbourne on March 12, 2017 at 6:14 pm

  • Val Fasciani

    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.


    Comment by Val Fasciani on August 11, 2017 at 10:30 am

    • Holly (Teach Starter) 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,

      Official comment by Holly (Teach Starter) on August 11, 2017 at 1:06 pm

  • Kylie Wauchope

    These look great, thank you

    Comment by Kylie Wauchope on February 7, 2018 at 8:40 pm

    • Holly (Teach Starter) Holly (Teach Starter)

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

      Official comment by Holly (Teach Starter) on February 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

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