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Dinosaurs – Teacher Resources

October is International Dinosaur Month. Get your students excited about geology with lessons and printables about dinosaurs. Delve into this fascinating prehistoric world to learn all about these large, extinct reptiles from the Mesozoic era. References will provide your students with interesting facts about the Stegosaurus, T-Rex, and Triceratops. You'll also find drawing activities and lessons for math and social studies to incorporate dinosaur activities across your curriculum.

Whiteboard Compatible Mini-Lessons

Introducing Dinosaurs Mini-Lesson
Fossils Mini-Lesson
More Mini-Lessons

Digital Books

Eyewitness: Fossil
Eyewitness: Dinosaur
Gallery of DK Digital Books for Life Science


Vertebrate and Invertebrate Animals
Measure Me!
Identify the Dinosaurs
Writing a Group Research Report (Gr. 2)
Science Reading Warm-Up: Fossils
Dinosaur Poetry
Dinosaur Hunters
More Popular Dinosaur Printables

Dinosaur Activities for Mathematics Class

Which Dinosaur Is Taller?
Dinosaur Math
Math in Science: Scaly Models
Dinosaurs Dot-to-Dot (1-20)
Great, Big Enormous Animals
Mixed Tables: Dinosaur Division
Reading Numbers Dot-to-Dot
Mixed Tables: Dinosaur Division

Dinosaur Activities for Social Studies Class

Dyeing Dinosaur Eggs
Climate and Vegetation Regions
How Is Half-Life Used to Date Fossils?

Lesson Plans

Plant Eaters and Meat Eaters
Making Fossils
Dinosaur Unit
Dinosaur Detectives


Dinosaur Quiz

Art, Music, & Drama Activities on Dinosaurs

Paper Plate Dinosaur
T. Rex Pop-Up Activity
Ralph Masiello's Dinosaur Drawing Book Coloring Page
Make a Dinosaur
Triceratops Cut-Out
Which Dinosaur Is It?
Brontosaurus Cut-Out
More Art, Music, & Drama Activities on Dinosaurs

Literature & Language Arts Resources on Dinosaurs

Dinosaur Facts Part I
Activity: Interpreting Dinosaur Characteristics from Their Names
Writing about Dinosaurs
Kingfisher Young Knowledge: Rocks and Fossils Teacher's Guide
Fossils Word Power
Dinosaur Facts Part II
Dinosaur Facts Part III
More Literature & Language Arts Activities on Dinosaurs

Resources on Fossils

All About Fossils
Making Model Fossils
Plate Tectonics Test
Fossil Layers
Fossils: Vocabulary
Activity: Radioactive Dating
Future Fossils
More Resources on Fossils

Dinosaur Science Activities

Playing Prehistorics
Flying Dragon
Dinosaur Eggs
Tyrannosaurus Rex Cut-Out
Duckbill Dinosaur
More Dinosaur Science Activities


Dinosaur Facts
Classification of Dinosaurs
Dinosaur Facts Part IV
Tyrannosaurus Sue
75-Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Voice Heard Again
Did Birds Evolve from Dinosaurs?
Dinosaur News
More Dinosaur References
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April Calendar of Events
April is full events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum. Our Educators' Calendar outlines activities for each event, including: April Fool's Day (begins 4/1), Passover (begins sundown 4/3), Easter (4/5), Name Yourself Day (4/9), Encourage a Young Writer Day (4/10), Library Week (4/12-18), Volunteer Week (4/12-18), Holocaust Remembrance Day (begins sundown 4/15), Poison Prevention Week (4/15-21), Earth Day (4/22), Tell a Story Day (4/27), International Jazz Day (4/30). Plus, celebrate Deaf History Month (3/15-4/15), Mathematics Education Month, National Poetry Month, and Youth Sports Safety Month!

Teaching with Comics: Galactic Hot Dogs
Reach reluctant readers and English-language learners with comics! Our original teaching guides to the Galactic Hot Dogs comic series (chapters 1-4 and 5-8), as found on Funbrain.com, will take students on a cosmic adventure while engaging their creative minds. Plus, find even more activities for teaching with comics, featuring many other classic stories.

Poptropica Teaching Guides
Poptropica is one of the Internet's most popular sites for kids—and now it's available as an app for the iPad! It's not just a place to play games; each of the islands featured on the site provides a learning opportunity. Check out our teaching guides to four of Poptropica's islands: 24 Carrot Island, Time Tangled Island, Mystery Train Island, and Mythology Island.