Are you doing a rocks and minerals unit with your students? This Digging for Fossils activity is a great way to introduce fossils to your class! Day one - make your own fossils! The attached recipe will yield enough mixture for 3 fossils.
Day Two - Your students are becoming Paleontologists! The Digging For Fossils Dig Site Report as well as guided questions are a great way for your students to show their understanding of how fossils are formed and why they are important!