Online Store > Fossil MysteriesView Cart - My Account


171-Ammonite Grades 7-12 $8.00
Mystery includes rock, fossil, or mineral sample and Mystery questions with teaching instructions.

SAMPLE:

An ammonite fossil shell

TEACHING OBJECTIVES:
-- To practice the taxonomic system of classification
-- To discuss the use of index fossils in the study of sedimentary rock strata, or layers
-- To apply the concept of specific gravity to solve a larger mystery, i.e. global distribution of a marine animals and species dispersion
-- To discuss the extinction event at the end of the Cretaceous, and the effect a meteor impact may have had on ammonites

GRADES 7-12
171.JPG
Click to enlarge
Product Options
Quantity:

 


Ruth Deike
Rock Detective Geoscience Education
395 Deer Run Drive
Nellysford , VA 96080

Phone: 434-263-3737

EMAIL:

 

© Copyright RealWeb Enterprises Ltd.
all rights reserved