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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners participate in a simulated dig to discover fossilized dinosaur bones. Learners take notes, make a map and propose theories about dinosaurs. This can be used as a...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners explore dinosaur fossils and a dig site. Learners work in groups to analyze a dig site map and match bones to a skeletal drawing of Kelsey (a Triceratops). Learners use...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this archaeology activity, learners make observations and conduct an experiment to demonstrate the effect saltwater has on artifacts. Use this activity to introduce learners to the process of...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    In this archaeology activity, learners consider ways in which excavating an underwater site is different from excavating a terrestrial site. Through experimentation, learners discover new...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners create their own archaeological profiles. In doing so, learners will discover the fundamental nature of an archaeological site: objects and features found deeper in the...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    American Museum of Natural History
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    In this outdoor archaeology activity, learners use mathematical skills and scientific inquiry to generate and process information from their own excavation site. Learners use household materials to...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    In this activity, pairs of learners will create two make-believe dig sites by burying chicken bones in plaster of Paris--a powder that hardens when wet. Then, learners try to excavate (dig out)...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 2 to 4 hours
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    In this activity, (on page 6 of the PDF under SciGirls Activity: Dinosaurs) learners participate in a hands-on fossil excavation. Groups of learners will receive a shoebox full off sand in which...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours