Fossils of the United States - Explore by State and Time Period

Unit 4: Fossil Evidence
Lesson 5 of 8

Objective: Students will use a database to collect examples of fossils that can be found in the state they chose to research. They will record the type, the era, and start to draw conclusions about possible environments.

Big Idea: Learning what fossils can be found in different states gives us information about the past environment.

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