Big Old Bones
by
Carol Carrick

Related Links:
Sue at the Field Museum and Exhibits from The Field Museum, Chicago, IL
Fighting Dinosaurs: New Discoveries From Mongolia from The American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
The Dinosauricon
Digging Up Dinosaurs and Dinosaur Bob and his Adventures with the Family Lazardo from Reading Rainbow - The Official Web Site
Dinosaur Booklist
Big Old Bones Book Review from The Reading Room
Instructional Vocabulary  Additional vocabulary lists for Big Old Bones, Fossils Tell of Long Ago, The Littlest Dinosaurs, The Bossy Gallito, Two of Everything, Coyote Steals the Blanket, Aesop's Fables, Aunt Flossie's Hats (and Crab Cakes Later), Soon Annala, Will You Please Feed Our Cat? and more!
Word List:
professor

country

mountain

discovery

* explore *

* laboratory *

lizard

* scientist *

Brontosaurus

* amaze *

stroll

* examine *

Triceratops

Tyrannosaurus Rex

Vocabulary:
explore: to study carefully
laboratory: a room where scientists work
scientist: a person who knows a lot about and studies a subject in science
amaze: to surprise or fill with wonder
examine: look at closely and carefully

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