- Observation & Inference
- Process of Science
- 1d - Formulate explanations by using logic and evidence.
- 1g - Recognize the usefulness and limitations of models and theories as scientific representations of reality
Prior knowledge & experience:
Big dinosaurs ate little dinosaurs.
Explain what you think is happening in the diagram below.
The possibilities are endless! They are only limited by a student's imagination.
A majority of students respond that the big dino ate the little dino.
Photographs and Movies Student Worksheet
Paluxy dinosaur tracks, Texas, upon which the student worksheet is based.
The Art of Teaching Science
The Puluxy Dinosaur/ "Man Track" Controversy