Fire their imaginations with a dinosaurs and fossils study.
Dinosaurs and Fossils Primary Science Unit has nine
hands-on and minds-on science lessons, each followed
with a writing assignment. Lessons are sold individually
on the Teachers Pay Teachers site. The cost of the bundled
lessons is a 25% discount.
Lessons: Observing a Dinosaur, Classifying Dinosaurs,
Communicating by Graphing, Predict about Fossils,
Measure a Dinosaur, Infer with Fossils, Make a Model of
a Dinosaur, Define a Dinosaur, Investigate a Fossil Dig.
Each lesson includes teacher notes, rubric for scoring,
background content, student recording pages, a writing page,
and correlation to A Framework for K-12 Science Education:
Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Core Ideas. Dinosaur
and Fossil lessons are also included in the book by Karen Ostlund
and Sheryl Mercier, Rising to the Challenge of the National Science Education Standards-Primary Grades. This book is available on the Teachers Pay Teachers site.
Samples of all pages can be seen on the scienceandkidsactivities.com website at the following link: