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Ideal for grades 4-8 this interactive lesson will have students look at fossil formation and how scientists use fossils to make predictions about the earth's history. Students will complete a miniature research role, build fossils and act as paleontologist detectives.
This activity was designed to take three 60 minute classes. The eight page lesson plan includes instructions for teachers to aid in delivery of this activity, including background information and tips to differentiate and enrich learning.
After completing this interactive lesson, students will understand:
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