Mesozoic Mud Play

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Dinosaurs and paleontology were the themes of this class.  We dug in the sand for some imprint fossils:

fossil dig

Read about how big a dinosaur was and then had some home made mud play with cornstarch and water.  It was almost as gooey as the Labrea Tar Pits!

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About Joy O' Nature

I am a naturalist on the education staff here at Oatland Island Wildlife Center. I earned a B.S. in Terrestrial Ecology with a minor in Wildlife Biology from the University of Vermont. I recently received my MPH in Environmental Health from the University of Arizona. I have been a classroom science and environmental educator; instructing all ages from preschool to college, for most of my educated life.

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