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Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed

Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed
Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed
Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed
Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed
Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed
Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed
Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed
Fossil Formation Lab - Simulate How Fossils are Formed
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Need an engaging way to teach your students about fossils and how they are formed? This lab will help your students “see” how fossils are made with cheap, easy to find supplies.

Materials Needed:
-Plastic bowls - Flat toothpicks
-Sand - Packing peanuts (corn-based/biodegradable)
-Water - Pipettes

Fossils can be a tough topic for students to understand. This simulation lab will help students “see” how fossils form, with the soft parts dissolving and the hard parts remaining. Students may need additional work, videos, etc. to continue their understanding of this concept. Many supplies can be found at your local dollar store.
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7 pages
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Does not apply
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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