I LOVE teaching my students about fossils, so I created a unit with a PowerPoint Slideshow, interactive notebook flip books, graphic organizers, posters, and assessments! It's an engaging way for me to explain all about fossils! It's perfect for review as well!
This fossils unit aligns with our Fo
Fossils POWERPOINT WITH INTERACTIVE NOTES - 3rd Grade science
Organism, Extinct, Fossil, Paleontologist, Model, Mold, Decay, Cast, Imprint
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This is a ppt that discusses Extinct, Threatened, Endangered and Thriving populations. The end discusses fossils. I have added the activities to my page for free.
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This PowerPoint describes what a fossil is, shows examples of fossils that can be found in Virginia's costal plains region, shows an example of a Chesapecten jeffersonius-Virginia's state fossil, and describes how scientists use fossils to show past weather and climate conditions. Correlates with Vi
This powerpoint discusses how earth's land changes through weathering and erosion. It also dicusses how these play apart in how we get soil. Fossils are also described in this powerpoint. It has a quiz at the end. The information in this powerpoint was from the Houghton Mifflin science textbook.
This PowerPoint consists of 18 slides all about fossils. It includes what a fossil is, how it is formed, different types, and the purpose of studying fossils. This includes the Law of Superposition. Also included are scaffolded notes that correlate with the PowerPoint so that students can fill it i
This product contains information about fossils to use in science class. The PPT includes how fossils are formed, methods of fossilization and where fossils are made. This file also includes a notes page to pair with the PPT and a lab activity. In the included teachers guide you will find additional
This presentation includes information about the types of fossils. It includes cool pictures with an edgy background that students will like!
cast, mold, carbon film, trace fossils, footprints, dinosaurs
“Monsoon,” is Arabic in origin, their word for season. Wind systems are prone to seasonal reversals, the spawn of temperature variations between continents and oceans. Traders’ southeastern winds of the Indian Ocean produce a summer deluge as they move onshore, crossing the Indian continent befor
Great PDF version of a PowerPoint (I want everything to transfer over in the correct format). Lots of visuals, information, and activities included. Make your own paleontologist hat printable and the recipe to make your own fosssils! Enjoy! Emily Jo
Have fun and incorporate technology into your lessons by downloading this PowerPoint lesson all about Fossils!
*Lesson includes numerous thought provoking questions to get student's thinking.
You receive a fossilization PowerPoint teaching students the steps for a material to become fossilized. A modified notes sheet is also provided for students to fill-in during the PowerPoint. To review, I have included a webquest activity with 14 questions students must answer about fossilization.
PowerPoint with Cumulative Vocabulary List and Definitions.
Objective: Identify fossils (plants and animals) as evidence of some types of organisms that once lived in the past.
Descriptive Slides with illustrations include:
What Are Fossils?
Molds, Casts, Imprints, Petrified Fossils
24 slides with a 3 question quiz at the end.
Covers the following topics:
Types of fossils
How fossils form
Some resource links
*Note* These slides are not verbatim, and are meant to be used as a note taking guide. There are many pictures which can help keep ESE and vi
This PowerPoint presentations introduces students to the law of superposition which states that the oldest layers of rock will be on the bottom and the newest layers will be at the top. It asks students to make inferences about the age of fossils based on their position in the rock layers. This is a
A brief presentation meant to introduce the concept of index fossils and how they can be useful to geologists.
When using this presentation, I will have a few One Hit Wonders familiar to students ready to play for the Think, Pair, Share activities.
Presentation takes 10-15 minutes and could be eas
Using the Visual Thinking Strategy, students observe each slide and answer the corresponding questions on the worksheet. I use these at the beginning of a chapter to spark the students' questions.
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This Fossils Unit is a great resource for you and your students as you move through your study of fossils! The articles included are perfect for interactive note taking or study guides.
There are 5 articles covering the following topics:
-what is a fossil
-what are imprint fossils
-how do fossils
This All About Fossils download will be a great addition to your study of fossils and dinosaurs.
This 28 page download includes:
*fossils vocabulary chart (student and teacher version)
*blank vocabulary chart to add your own words
*fossils vocabulary flashcards
*fossils vocabulary quiz with teach
Earth Science Interactive Notebook, Printables, and 100% editable PowerPoint – Join the fun! 3 Units – Rocks and Minerals (includes Weathering,Erosion and Deposition), Soil, and Fossils.
Rocks and Minerals Unit
Lots of real pictures for a better learning experience.
This PowerPoint on The Fossil Record is geared to any Middle or High School Science or Biology class/grade. The purpose of this PowerPoint is to summarize the important information and concepts about the fossil record including:
A. The different types of fossils and how to identify them
This global bundle allows students to investigate how scientists use fossils to interpret the past. Concepts addressed include the Law of Superposition, the fossil record, fossils including the ichthyosaur, relative dating, geologic history using the reference tables, etc. Students work along with
This is a 350 slide PowerPoint presentation with built-in red slide notes, great video links, worksheets, challenge questions, review opportunities, built-in quiz with answers, great skull comparisons, 5 page bundled homework with answer key, lesson notes, and much more.
Areas of Focus within this
The Fossils pack will give you plenty to work with when it comes to teaching fossils!
Printables- (with answer keys)
• Fossils PowerPoint Review – 10 questions that go over the slides which can be used either as a quiz to see if they paid attention or as something for them to f
This bundle contains a wide variety of materials, PowerPoints, notes, and activities covering the topics of Darwin, Natural Selection, Adaptations, Evidence of Evolution, Fossilization, and History of Life Timeline. These are all the lessons and materials I use when teaching my unit on Evolution.
This history of life timeline lesson contains a teacher's guide explaining how to use the materials, teach the lesson and conduct the classroom timeline activity. Students will learn when and in what order various forms of life began to appear on this planet (single celled organisms, multi celled, f
This bundle is a resource ready for you to teach. It includes:
Review of Fossils-Powerpoint
What are Fossils-video
Fossils Notes and Examples-Smartboard
Fossils and stories they tell-Powerpoint
Types of fossils-terms and pictures-Word
Construct a Mold or Cast-Lab-Word
Followup on Mold or Cast Lab-
The PowerPoint is an introductory PowerPoint about fossils. The PowerPoint aligns with concepts and vocabulary on the 5th Grade STAAR Science Spanish Test. The PowerPoint in in SPANISH.
-Defines Vocabulary Terms associated with fossils
-Explains the steps to fossilization
-Has a fi
During a fossil unit, I had my students make cards for the different types of fossils that they could later use as flash cards to study!
They write the TYPE, FOSSIL NAME, draw a PICTURE, and WRITE a description of the fossil in their own words.
The students loved doing these, and it helped them
This test is designed to be given at the end of a unit on rocks, minerals and fossils. It includes multiple choice, short answer, and extended response questions. It pairs perfectly with the rocks, minerals, and fossils PowerPoint series which can also be found at my store.
**Some of the questions
This PowerPoint presentation is the fourth of four in a unit titled, "The Changing Earth", which includes the lessons, "What Are the Earth's Layers?", "How Does the Earth's Crust Move?", "What Changes the Earth's Surface?", and "How Do Rocks Reveal Changes on the Earth?". These are all based upon in
This package includes a Geologic Time dinosaur writing project, a living fossils powerpoint and project description, and a project based on the research of a particular dinosaur. This includes report guidelines which makes grading easy for you! Use one one or use all! Easy editing! Zip file with wor
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Natural Resources and Alternative Energy PowerPoint and Notes
This file includes a 20 slide PowerPoint to introduce natural resources and alternative energy.
Renewable resources, nonrenewable resources, fossil fuels, the formation of coal, hydroelectric, solar energy, wind energy, biofuels, and
This template is different from the others because you can keep team scores! All you have to do is add questions to whatever topic you are covering in class. This is compatible with any version of PowerPoint and can be used for any topic in class.
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Teaching Sedimentary Rocks and Fossils?
This is the perfect unit with great foldables to fit perfectly in an interactive notebook! Your students will love it!
This Bundle includes:
Fossils Foldable with color Key
Earth Science Interactive PowerPoint Bundle!
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Moon Phases: This moon phases, seasons & eclipses bundle includes all of my products for eclipses, moon phases, and the seasons which are outlined below:
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