Fossil Inferences

Fourth graders use their knowledge about fossils to arrange fossil pictures in sequence from oldest to youngest. They explain how fossils can be used to make inferences about past life, climate, geology, and environments and discover how paleontologists use fossils to give relative dates to rock strata.

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