Science Reading Activity- Fossils

Science Reading Activity- Fossils
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Product Description
This is a two-page, printable activity. The first page is a short (550-word) informational text about fossils and paleontology. The second page is a crossword covering key terms which are highlighted in bold within the text.
There are twelve clues in all, for example:

Clue: Before written history.
Answer: Prehistoric

Clue: A place dedicated to preserving and studying artifacts.
Answer: Museum

I have more crosswords on a variety of topics at my store, CuriousCrosswords. You can also find activity ideas, free printables, and book reviews at my site,

I hope you enjoy using my puzzles as much as I enjoy creating them!
Total Pages
3 pages
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Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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