Fossils Tell of Long Ago
by
Aliki

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
MH School: Fossils Tell of Long Ago by Aliki
Dinosaur Booklist
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:
million

skeleton

mineral

Arctic

dissolve

* ancient *

* preserve *

amber

* desert *

tropical

* fossil *

peat

layers

seeped

imprint

* extinct *

Vocabulary:
ancient: very old.
preserve: to keep safe and in good shape.
desert: dry, sandy area with few or no plants.
fossil: the hardened remains or traces of an animal or plant of a former age.
extinct: no longer existing.

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