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Fossil Cookie Dig - Students Become a Paleontologist
In this activity, your students can become paleontologists for the day! Each student should receive a chocolate chip cookie. They will use toothpicks and paintbrushes as "tools" to become paleontologists extracting each "fossil" from the cookie. The activity sheet includes a cloze passage with vocab
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Fossil Excavation with a Cookie
Can't take your students to a fossil dig? Bring the "dig" to your students! Each student receives a chocolate chip cookie and follows this PDP guide as they conduct an excavation! My students absolutely "dug" this activity and I'm so excited to share it with you.
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Relative Dating and the Principle of Superposition Fossil Activity NGSS* Aligned
This fossil activity will have your students collecting information about fossil layers on the first day and then using the fossils to place the layers in chronological order. I have typically used this lesson after I have introduced fossils and the principle of superposition. I have included a few
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Geology Rock, Mineral and Fossil Field Trip
Your students are about to become real geologists as they explore the world of rocks, crystals, gems, fossils, and minerals by moving beyond just looking at pretty stones and really being able to identify, test, and classify samples and specimens you come across using techniques that real field expe
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HISTORY DETECTIVE:  Death of Egyptian Queen Hatshepsut- Primary Source Analysis
Another installment of HISTORY DETECTIVE. This time, students will tackle the unexplained death and then social disappearance of Ancient Egypt's Queen Hatshepsut. After analyzing sources, annotating the documents, and weighing evidence, your detectives will make a claim and defend their claim rega
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Paleontology - Fossil Formation and Pretend Dig Activity
This paleontology lesson includes a power point on fossil formation and then leads your students in a pretend dig where they have to try and figure out what the animal is from the fossil bones found. This enjoyable activity will engage your students and get them thinking like a real paleontologist.
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Minoan Mural Group Art Activity
It’s important to incorporate art history in elementary art classes, and this art project teaches students about ancient Minoan art through a fun hands-on group activity. Students will role-play that they are archaeologists who discover a broken mural from the Knossos Palace, which they will need to
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Beginning of Course Activity: Alien Archeology
Students will pretend to be Alien Archeologists from the future, who are examining the remains of an ancient civilization (aka: the classroom). Students will use the provided worksheet to lead them in filling out with their observations and to draw conclusions about their fellow students and the tea
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Sedimentary Layers and the Fossil Record
Sedimentary Layers and the Fossil Record helps students to identify connections between animals, the sedimentary layers they were buried in, and the habitats they lived in and their connection to the fossil record. Students continue to practice and develop higher order thinking skills.
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Identify Minerals Science Lab
Allow your students to become "Mineral Detectives" as they work together to figure out which mystery minerals they are being given. Students can work in pairs or teams to use the properties of minerals (hardness, color, luster, and streak) to investigate which ones they have! This lab is a great wa
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Relative Dating Lecture PowerPoint- Superposition, Stratigraphy
This PowerPoint details the Laws used in Relative Dating and Statigraphy. It will outline the Law of Super Position, Law of Original Horizontality, Unconformities, Cross Cutting Relationships, Biotal Succession, Intrusions and Inclusions. It gives examples and images of these Laws and how geologis
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Dinosaur Eaters: Carnivores, Herbivores, Omnivores
Smart Board lesson all about types of dinosaur eaters. Students interact with the lesson as they discover dinosaur carnivores, herbivores, and omnivores and their various defining attributes.
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What are the different types of soil?  LAB
Description: Students will perform a series of experiments to investigate the properties of several types of soil. Florida Sunshine State Standard(s): SC.2.E.6.3 Classify soil types based on color, texture (size of particles), the ability to retain water, and the ability to support the growth o
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What happens during the rock cycle?
Description: Students will use crayons to model the rock cycle by first examining a crayon, shaving bits of two different ones to form sedimentary rock, and then melting the bit together to form metamorphic rock. Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Science: 5.7.A: The student is expected
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Evolution - Archeopteryx Lesson Plan
This lesson plan delves into the topic of evolution with a case study of the Archeopteryx. Students will learn more about vocabulary terms discussed in an evolution unit by studying this ancient species. Learn about using fossils to learn about what the world was like long ago. Activities include wa
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Think Like a Hominid: Early Tool Making
Think Like a Hominid: Early Tool Making Common Core Reading and Writing Activities is a common core activity designed to teach students how the types of tools the early hominids made, how they used them, and how they could be modified. Students will also develop and practice higher order thinking sk
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Human Evolution: New Human Ancestor Discovery
Here is an article about human evolution, introducing one of our new ancestors discovered recently: Homo naledi. The article describes his discovery and also talks about where we should place him on the human evolution tree. There are a few drawings included like the human evolution tree with poss
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The Lost Mummy | Escape Room Kit
A Mysterious Kids Escape Room Kit That Transforms Your Classroom Into An Ancient Egyptian Adventure! Just Download And Print The Lesson Kit And You're Ready To Go. PERFECT FOR: - Whole classrooms. Just print the pack out for each team of 4-6 kids - Easy difficulty, perfect for 10-12 years ol
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Bill Nye the Science Guy : ARCHAEOLOGY (video worksheet)
*Video is needed for completion of this purchase *This worksheet can be used to accompany the Bill Nye video ARCHAEOLOGY (Season 4, Episode 11). A great video for either science or history class! The worksheet has a series of questions that help students stay focused on various science facts abou
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Art A La Carte: Cultural Art Gr. 4-7
This creative unit revisits the arts of North American First Nations and Egypt, and introduces European Cave art and Roman Mosaic art. About this Resource: These step-by-step, guided art lessons use basic styles and shapes used by each culture and explores the use of colour, particular to each cu
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What is a Petroglyph?
What is a Petroglyph? is a common core activity that helps students learn about the what petroglyphs are and how they are created. Students will also develop and practice higher order thinking skills.
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Native American Glyphs
Native American Glyphs is a common core activity that helps students learn about native American glyphs and what they mean. Students will also develop and practice higher order thinking skills.
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Minecraft: Creating A Fossil Dig Site
Minecraft: Creating A Fossil Dig Site is a common core activity that helps students apply the concepts of fossils, how they are buried and how you determine their ages in a fun way. Students will also explain how the rock layers at their dig sites connect to the climate in the past and gives you in
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Ancient India Activities: The Indus River Valley FREE Packet
An activity packet for use in your Ancient India or Indus River Valley history unit, this FREE packet was designed specifically to offer additional helpful supplements. Includes: A Map of early Ancient Cities along the River Road "Make A Mandala" Activity "Make Your Map Appear Ancient" Activity
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