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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    This is an activity about dinosaurs, fossils, and the work of paleontologists. Learners use hand tools (paint brushes, scoops, and sifters) to unearth fossil specimens in tubs of birdseed. This...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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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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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    Just like birds, some dinosaurs had air-filled (pneumatic) bones, which made the dinosaurs' skeletons lighter. In this activity, learners bake chicken or turkey bones and then rub the ends off...

    $1 - $5 Ages 8 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    This activity features two connected hands-on activities about dinosaur bones. Using chicken or turkey bones and regular household items, learners explore the scientific process of studying...

    $1 - $5 Ages 8 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners explore dinosaurs and fossils by creating a diorama. First, learners are introduced to an amazing artist and dinosaur educator in the book "The Dinosaurs of...

    Over $20 per group Ages 4 - 8 1 to 2 hours
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this activity, early learners simulate fossil prints in play dough or clay. Using plastic dinosaur feet to make footprints on their “mud” (much as dinosaurs walked around their habitat) and...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners explore the work of paleontologists. Learners discuss what paleontologists do and then role-play as paleontologists in a "Paleontologist Dig." A sand table,...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    In this activity about dinosaurs, learners first participate in a group discussion about where and when dinosaurs lived, how big they were, and who studies them and how. Then, learners use their...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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    Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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    In this activity, learners rotate through several learning and play stations to explore dinosaurs and paleontologists. At these stations, learners use sand and dinosaur bone replicas to create a...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes
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    Chicago Children's Museum
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    In this activity (located on page 5 of PDF), learners work in groups to create dig sites for display. Learners arrange dry, uncooked pasta "bones" to resemble dinosaur fossils on a foam...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 11 30 to 45 minutes