Modeling a Trace Fossil

Unit 11: Fossils, Evidence of Organisms That Lived Long Ago
Lesson 5 of 8

Objective: Create a model of a trace fossil then infer what created the fossil by examining the clues.

Big Idea: Scientists use clues from trace fossils to infer what organisms were like millions of years ago.

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Science, Research and Technology, investigation, creating models, fossils
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cheirotherium prints possibly ticinosuchus
 
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