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Shells on the Mountain Top?

Students work in groups to remove fossils from sediments, classifying as many organisms and parts of organisms as possible into major groups. They study the data from each formation and make conclusions about the types of organisms and relative age of the organisms in each formation.

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Resource Details

6th - 12th
Life Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning