Prehistoric Life

Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Loan Box

Prehistoric Life Loan Box

The Prehistoric Life Loan Box contains materials about extinct animals and fossils, including the wooly mammoth to crinoid. Explore the diversity of prehistoric life and investigate why these animals and plants are extinct. 

Suggested grades: 3 – 12
Forest Preserve District

 

Box Contents

Open the Prehistoric Life Loan Box (PDF) to view its contents.

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Standards Explored

NGSS:

  • 3-LS4-1 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • 3-LS4-4 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • 4-ESS1-1 Earth’s Place in the Universe
  • 4-LS1-1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • 5-PS1-3 Matter and Its Interactions
  • MS-LS4-1 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • HS-LS4-5 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity

 

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Forest Preserve District loan boxes are available for a two-week period. For more information, contact exploreloanboxes@dupageforest.org or call Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center at 630-850-8110.

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