Skip to navigation Skip to content

Skulls Loan Box

The Skulls Loan Box explores vertebrates and mammal skulls, predator-prey relationships and different skull attributes.  

Suggested Grades 3 – 12
Weight  18 lbs.
Dimensions 26" L x 16" W x 14" H

Standards Explored

3-LS4-2 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
4-LS1-1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
5-PS1-3 Matter and Its Interactions
MS-LS1-8 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes


Activity Binder
Carnivore, Herbivore, or Omnivore?
Predator and Prey
Fill the Bill
Cracking the Case of the Mystery Skulls

Skeleton, bat
Skeleton, fish
Skeleton, frog
Skeleton, snake

Box 1
Skull, American beaver
Skull, American mink
Skull, coyote
Skull, eastern cottontail rabbit
Skull, muskrat
Skull, raccoon
Skull, red fox
Skull, snapping turtle
Skull, squirrel
Skull, striped skunk
Skull, Virginia opossum
Skull, white-tailed Deer

Box 2 — Coming Soon
Skull, great blue heron
Skull, mallard duck
Skull, northern cardinal
Skull, pileated woodpecker
Skull, red-tailed Hawk
Skull, ruby-throated Hummingbird

Box 3 — Coming Soon
Fill the bill supply, fish toy (5)
Fill the bill supply, foam flowers
Fill the bill supply, log
Fill the bill supply, pans (3)
Fills the bill supply, vase
Fill the bill tool, drill
Fill the bill tool, dropper
Fill the bill tool, forceps
Fill the bill tool, knife
Fill the bill tool, shell cracker
Fill the bill tool, sieve

Box 4
Laminated animal photos
Skulls and bones
The Skull Alphabet Book