Covers the Mesozoic Era, the age of dinosaurs.
This trailer for Steven Spielberg's Jurassic Park realistically depicts some of the dinosaurs present during this period.
Quiz on Mesozoic Era - The Age of Dinosaurs
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Mesozoic Era - The Age of Dinosaurs.
To activate prior knowledge, make personal connections, reflect on key concepts, encourage critical thinking, and assess student knowledge on the topic prior to reading using a Quickwrite.
To build a step-by-step description of a sequence for analysis, discussion, or communication using a Sequence Diagram.
Looks at ostriches as a vehicle to study birds, their adaptations, and evolution.
Find out about an amazing fossil find with its last meal intact.
Addresses the use of the term “living fossils” pointing out that organisms change genetically if not phenotypically, thus “Living Fossil” is a misnomer. Provides another angle from which to understand natural selection.
This study guide gives a brief overview of important eras in Earth's history: the Late Precambrian Era, Cambrian explosion, Paleozoic Era, Permian extinction, Mesozoic Era, and Cenozoic Era.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Mesozoic and Cenozoic Eras.