Get ready explorers to go on a trip back to the dinosaur age! This mini unit was created as a research unit with hands on activities and engaging writing activities. Be sure to check out the preview for an insight into this unit of fun.
Jr. Paleontologist Journal cover page
What is a Paleontologist article with student recording pages
What are Fossils article with student recording page
What does Carnivore Mean article with student recording page
What does Herbivore Mean article with student recording page
On the Hunt inferring and finding facts
Writing your opinion about the best dinosaur.
Dinosaur true or false question
Researching Utahraptor and Argentinasaurus
All about Dinosaurs Activities including measuring, writing what’s inside the egg, making an ice dinosaur egg and recording observations from liquid to solid and solid to liquid. Making own dinosaurs and naming them. Finding fossil imprints on playdough, walking like a dinosaur craftivity, Dinosaur bones Museum (making own dinosaur from pastas). *As a class, with teacher instructing, make a live active volcano erupt. Dinosaur dig like a paleontologist, mapping out where the dinosaurs roamed or were discovered. Finally, Dino Sort using –uck, -ing, -ake, and –ike rhyming word families with sorting mats and a student recording sheet.
All About Triceratops, Stegosaurus, T-Rex, Brachiosaurus, Pteranadon, Iguanodon and Apatosaurus reading comprehension with fill in the blanks and true or false questions.
Students can pick a dinosaur to further research.
Labeling a T-Rex, Stegosaurus and Pteranodon.
Writing about a fun fact about dinosaurs.
Dinosaur fun fact sheet
Spin, roll & solve math problems
Solve sum & differences