Resources
 

Below are some great resources from museums and universities around the globe.  These can be used in your classrooms and include videos, experiments and fun activities.


These resources are divided into separate age groups: K-3, 4-6, 7-12

Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

Discovery Channel - Videos, games and more from The Discovery Channel


3-D Dinosaurs - 3D dinos from The Discovery Channel


Kids Dinos - Games and activities for younger children


Dinosaur Art - Pictures of Dinosaurs and other animals


Enchanted Learning - Loads of information about dinosaurs. Easy to navigate


Scholastic - Dinosaur information from Scholastic


Sheppard Software - Well organized information, movies, games and pictures


The Dinosaur Song - A fun song for younger kids


Augmented Reality Dinosaur - The British Natural History Museum’s 3-D dinosaur (a great combination of history and technology)


The Dinosaur Education Project - A curriculum that can be designed for any age group


Dinosaur School Projects - From an eHow.com writer


UW Madison Geology Department - Student activities


The Mammoth Site - Official website with games and information


Kid Science Link - Loads of dinosaur websites can be found here


Inside the World of Dinosaurs - An incredibly detailed and informative app (cost $ to download)


Unearthing T. Rex - Co-sponsored by the Black Hills Institute

4th Grade - 6th Grade

Dinosaur Art - Pictures of dinosaurs and other ancient animals


Enchanted Learning - Loads of information about dinosaurs. Easy to navigate


Discovery Channel - Videos, games and more from The Discovery Channel


3-D Dinosaurs - 3D dinos from The Discovery Channel


Scholastic - Dinosaur information from Scholastic


Virtual Dinosaur Dig - From the Smithsonian Institute


Planet Dinosaur Game - A highly interactive game from BBC (easier for older kids)


Dinosaur Soap - A recipe for making dinosaur soap!


Sheppard Software - Well organized information, movies, games and pictures


The Dinosaur Song - A fun song for younger kids


Learning About Dinosaur Tracks - From the USGS


Augmented Reality Dinosaur - The British Natural History Museum’s 3-D dinosaur (a great combination of history and technology)


Create a Scale Dinosaur - Combining math and science


The Dinosaur Education Project - A curriculum that can be designed for any age group


Dinosaur School Projects - From an eHow.com writer


UW Madison Geology Department - Student activities


Dinosaur National Monument - The official website


The Mammoth Site - Official website with games and information


Watch T. Rex Come to Life - From National Public Radio


Kid Science Link - Loads of dinosaur websites can be found here


Online Dinosaur Museum - From Berkeley University


Inside the World of Dinosaurs - An incredibly details and informative app (cost $ to download)


Unearthing T. Rex - Co-sponsored by the Black Hills Institute

Colossal Fossils
7th Grade - 12th Grade

Creating an Allosaurus Feast - In-depth information about Allosaurus from the Smithsonian Institute


“Big Al” - Information about the famous Allosaurus discovered at the Howe Quarry Ranch in the 1990’s


Dinosaur Art - Pictures of dinosaurs and other ancient animals


Enchanted Learning - Loads of information about dinosaurs. Easy to navigate


Discovery Channel - Videos, games and more from The Discovery Channel


3-D Dinosaurs - 3D dinos from The Discovery Channel


Dinosaur Information - From the USGS


Virtual Dinosaur Dig - From the Smithsonian Institute


Planet Dinosaur Game - A highly interactive game from BBC (easier for older kids)


The Timeline - Highly informative information about different time periods from PBS


How to Become a Paleontologist - From the Paleontological Research Institution (Ithaca, NY)


Experiments for High School Students - From Brooklyn Collaborative Studies


Augmented Reality Dinosaur - The British Natural History Museum’s 3-D dinosaur (a great combination of history and technology)


Create a Scale Dinosaur - Combining math and science


The Dinosaur Education Project - A curriculum that can be designed for any age group


Darwin and Evolution - From lessonplansinc.com


Tyrannosaurus Rex Growth - An 8 minute video from NOVA


From Chicken to Dinosaur - Paleontologist Jack Horner speaks at Ted.com (17 minutes)


Paul Sereno Digs Up Dinosaurs - A Chicago University paleontologist on Ted.com (22 minutes)


The Body Temperatures of Dinosaurs - Using chemistry to learn about dinosaur anatomy and physiology


Dinosaur Eggs and Babies - A one hour video from Janson Media (on Youtube)


Dinosaur National Monument - The official website


UW Madison Geology Department - Student activities


The Mammoth Site - Official website with games and information


Watch T. Rex Come to Life - From National Public Radio


Kid Science Link - Loads of dinosaur websites can be found here


Online Dinosaur Museum - From Berkeley University


Inside the World of Dinosaurs - An incredibly details and informative app (cost $ to download)


Unearthing T. Rex - Co-sponsored by the Black Hills Institute