Curriculum Collections: What is a Dinosaur?

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Paleontologist at Dinosaur National Monument

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  • Classroom Activities

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American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)

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Dinosaurs are prehistoric reptiles that have lived on Earth from about 228 million years ago to the present. This activity will help students understand the difference between dinosaurs and other animals.

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Is this tagged to NGSS by the organization?: 

No