What Is A Fossil Wordsearch

What Is A Fossil Wordsearch is not an introductory activity for elementary students. There are some words that will be new and unfamiliar. Second, third and forth grade children can be successful if they have had an introduction to fossils covering the concepts and vocabulary prior to receiving the puzzel. If you are unfamiliar with the material check the links listed below.

Middle and High school students should be able to research the answers themselves, given the resources. These you will find on our web pages: What Is A Fossil? and How Are Fossils Formed?

You may print these pages to have on hand for your students. If your children have internet access The links above will provide all that they need.

Download PDF file here for a printable version of this wordsearch


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