When Dinosaurs Walked the Earth
What happened to the dinosaurs?
    This project investigates prehistoric life on earth, specifically dinosaurs.  Students will research and learn about the environment of prehistoric earth, how dinosaurs lived, and why dinosaurs no longer exist.  Kids will work in groups and individually to demonstrate their knowledge of dinosaurs, their habitat, and the principles of evolution.  

Learning Objectives
1. 
Investigate the geography, environment, and dinosaurs of prehistoric Earth. 

2.  Know the different eras in which dinosaurs lived

3.  Know the characteristics, life, and habitat of a particular dinosaur species.

4.  Grasp the theory of evolution and how environmental changes on Earth can affect the life/survival of a species.
  
   
Topic:
Prehistoric Life
Themes:
dinosaurs
evolution
prehistoric life
Focus Content Area:
Science

Secondary Content Area:
English/Language Arts
Reading
Grade Level:
3
4