Paleoecology Using "Fossilized" Owl Pellets

Students wrok together to examine fossilized owl pellets. Using the pellets, they determine the paleo-environment based on what type of animals found the pellets. To end the lesson, they practice using a dichotomous key to determine the climate of where the predator lives.

6th - 8th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
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