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Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science

Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science
Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science
Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science
Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science
Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science
Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science
Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science
Fossil Find Task Cards 3rd Grade Science
Product Description
Lab Overview – The students will move from task to task to complete the fossil lab.

Materials– Plaster a Paris/wall compound, Vaseline, plastic knife, and random items to make own fossils (ex. Leaves, hair bows etc.). Samples of real fossils; pictures will work.
Suggestions: Coat items with Vaseline before pressing them into the plaster. They will be easier to pry out with plastic knife after drying.

Prior Knowledge – Should have reviewed term fossil.

Time – One 20 to 30 minute time slot to make fossils, and 1 class period to finish the other 3 task cards. Allowed time for discussing data.


Activity Directions: The students should work in groups of no more than two for task cards 2, 3 and 4. Task 1 should be completed alone. Complete each task as directed. Information gathered from each task should be recorded in student journals.
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Teaching Duration
55 minutes
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