Images of the Past - Paleontologist: Unearth a Flower (Fossil)

Gastropod Fossils

ERN Item Type: 

  • Classroom Activities

Organization: 

SDPB, PBS LearningMedia

Description: 

During this activity your students will learn how the discovery of a single old bone lead to the development of one of the world's premier fossil beads (mammoth site). your students will also complete an activity in which they will learn that fossils are very delicate and that extreme care must be taken when the fossils are excavated.

Publication Year: 

2014

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Earth Science Big Ideas: 

Is this tagged to NGSS by the organization?: 

Yes

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