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Animal Skull Identification Lab for Mammals
Whether you are planning to run an animal skull hands-on lab OR you are looking for an enrichment activity to build deductive reasoning skills, our Animal Skull Identification Lab packet provides you with all the information you need for a low-prep time learning activity.
The Animal Skull Identification Lab packet includes background information that reviews key concepts relating to skull features:
If you plan to have students examine actual skulls in your classroom, you will need to have rulers, pencils, and calculators on-hand.
Don't have your own animal skulls? No worries. This product includes access to an ad-free Google Drive slide show that contains images of 5 different animal skulls - from 4 different angles - that your students can identify. Skull measurements are included, but students can still calculate the Cephalic Index, if you wish.