Citation

Rothwell, R.S., 2001. Fossils : teacher notes, fact sheets and student activities. 1 ed. Record  2001/032. Geoscience Australia, Canberra.

Abstract

Teaching about fossils in your classroom? Introduce your students to the world of palaeontology with this comprehensive and fascinating resource! The Fossils resource contains information about what fossils are, what parts of living things become fossilised and the most common fossil groups. The process of fossilisation and geological time are also covered. 24 informative illustrated fact sheets cover a wide variety of plant, animal and trace fossils - a useful adjunct to teach your students about classification, too. Fascinating fossil facts will delight students and teachers alike! - 60 page booklet - 24 fact sheets - 6 student activities - suggested answers Suitable for primary Years 3-6 and secondary Years 7-10.
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2001

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+61 2 6249 9960; or
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1800 800 173 (within Australia);
 
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Please note that support hours are 9 am to 5 pm weekdays