Lessons for Paleontology

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  • Rocks, Minerals, and Erosion - … for the sediment (sand, rock particles) to turn into stone. Paleontology is the study of these fossils, which tells us much … the plant and "see" what life-forms existed long ago. Paleontology, or the study of fossils, also discovers clues about the … creature once lived in and can also help date rocks. Paleontology pieces together all of these clues to tell a story … a plant or animal from long ago? Why? Why is paleontology so important in learning about the earth's history? HANDOUT …
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  • Draw T. Rex - … the remains of hard parts of ancient life and integrates paleontology with biology. The instructor and students will use the appearance … based on their fossils. The study of fossils is called paleontology. Paleontologists are the scientists that study fossils. Paleontologists who study … the exhibit at the museum. University of California Museum of Paleontology Tyrannosaurus rex Exposition. Overview of their T. rex skeleton with …
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  • Sifting Through Geologic Time - … you browse through the University of California's Museum of Paleontology. In the Student resources section, start by exploring how Life … the materials you collected. Identify your findings. Lastly, visit The Paleontology Portal. Do some Exploring of Time & Space. Click on your … - during that period. Use what you already learned at the Paleontology Portal, but you may also wish to complete additional research …
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  • The Fossil Record - … Museum of Paleontology. Contains lesson plans, activities, and essays for studying about dinosaurs and fossils in grades K-12. Paleontology without Walls Information and exhibits on three major and interrelated areas of paleontology: phylogeny (the family tree …
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  • Dinosaurs In Argentina - … Hunting in Argentina * Copies of Take-Home Activity Sheet: Why Paleontology Is Important Procedures 1. Discuss with students why Argentina, particularly … their environment. 6. Assign the Take-Home Activity Sheet: Why Paleontology Is Important. The purpose of the assignment is for students … it would not have been a danger to other dinosaurs. paleontology Definition: The study of the forms of life existing in …
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  • Dinosaurs - … the Internet in researching information relating to fossils, dinosaurs and paleontology. OBJECTIVE: At the end of the unit, the participant will … information on jobs relating to the study of dinosaurs and paleontology. Find out what kind of education is required, working conditions … with some background information on dinosaurs and the study of paleontology prior to introducing the activities. As participants complete the activities …
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  • A Relief Sculpture of Dinosaur Bones - … a high temperature in a kiln. Dig - an archeological or paleontological excavation. Fire - a term used in ceramics; to heat the … °) and is used for drying, firing, and glazing ceramic ware. Paleontology - a science that deals with past geological periods and is … plants and animals. Paleontologist - a scientist who has specialized in paleontology. Relief - Carving, molding, modeling, or stamping in which the design …
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  • Connecting the Dots: Genographic's Markers in Context - … "markers" of human migration, uncovered by such fields as archaeology, paleontology, cultural anthropology, linguistics, and history. Students will begin by conducting … migration," brought to light by disciplines such as anthropology, archaeology, paleontology, linguistics, history, and geography, provide a contextual framework that helps … in a variety of disciplines (such as genetics, anthropology, archaeology, paleontology, linguistics, history, and geography) to support their work. Presentations should …
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  • How Do Scientists Find Dinosaur Fossils? - … r e Opening: Ask students if they have heard of paleontology. What does a paleontologist do? Explain that a paleontologist is … and the University of California at Berkeley's Museum of Paleontology site. Ask students what they think it would have been … Sahara Project Exploration: Jobaria University of California, Berkeley: Museum of Paleontology * The Cretaceous Period ZoomDinosaurs.com: The Cretaceous Period
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  • Boning Up on Fossil Features - … do you have? What do you think of dinosaurs and paleontology? Mathematics -The Scipionyx lived about 110 million years ago. Calculate … Paleontology at the University of California at Berkeley (http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/index.html) offers an impressive array of online paleontology
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