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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.