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.
Clue: A place dedicated to preserving and studying artifacts.
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, www.CuriosuCrosswords.com.
I hope you enjoy using my puzzles as much as I enjoy creating them!