Dinosaur Extinction, Early Childhood Style

Murray, Mary; Valentine-Anand, Lesley
December 2008
Science & Children;Dec2008, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p36
Academic Journal
The article reports on how educators aid their preschooler students on the study of dinosaurs. It cites that exploration on dinosaurs began when students began to ask many questions about them. Educators have provided their students with educational materials on dinosaurs to widen their concepts in them such as videos, books, and illustrations. Students then were assessed on what they have learned by letting them make some illustrations on how dinosaurs become extinct, and their habitats and show their works to the group. With the activities that they have done, the students also learned that learning is achieved through the ideas of others.


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