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Correlation Using Relative Ages

A distinctive rock unit or index fossil can be correlated across a distance and help to piece together a geologic history for the region.

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Understanding Geologic Time Lesson Plan
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Students take an informational tour to gain a basic understanding of geologic time, the evidence for events in Earth’s history, relative and absolute dating techniques, and the significance of the Geologic Time Scale.
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