A PDF file that contains four sets of printable flash cards with fossil animals and plants, both for monochrome and color printers. Reconstructions of ancient animals/plants are accompanied by photographs of corresponding fossils. Students match reconstructions with fossils and/or with definitions of fossil groups.
Each set contains 14 fossils:
• Set #1: full color reconstructions of each fossil to match with definitions
• Set #2: monochrome reconstructions of fossils to match them with their definitions
• Set #3: photographs of fossils in full color to match them with their definitions
• Set #4: reconstructions of past animals/plants and photographs of fossils in full color to match them.
Animals and plants featured in each set:
• Scale tree
• Sea urchin
• Tree fern
Keywords: paleontology, fossil, geology, Earth, flash cards, printables.