Dinosaur Science - How are fossils made and who found the first fossil?

Dinosaur Science - How are fossils made and who found the first fossil?
Dinosaur Science - How are fossils made and who found the first fossil?
Dinosaur Science - How are fossils made and who found the first fossil?
Dinosaur Science - How are fossils made and who found the first fossil?
Dinosaur Science - How are fossils made and who found the first fossil?
Dinosaur Science - How are fossils made and who found the first fossil?
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Use this article, text dependent questions and fun activity to teach the science and history of fossils. First teach the students about the process of fossilization, then allow them to create a fun booklet. Last go deeper by reading an informative article about the first fossil ever found. Have the students answer the text dependent questions.
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Everything is aligned to the following common core standards:

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.1 Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.2 Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.3 Describe the connection between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 2 topic or subject area.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.5 Know and use various text features (e.g., captions, bold print, subheadings, glossaries, indexes, electronic menus, icons) to locate key facts or information in a text efficiently.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.6 Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.

Created by Gwen Jones aka Curious Jones

For more articles and activities concerning fossils and dinosaurs try:
Dinosaur Research Project
Dinosaur Science Lesson 2
Dinosaur Science Lesson 3
Dinosaur Science Lesson 4


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