Fossils – Guided Reading + Worksheets – PDF & Digital



Introduce fossils with this easy to use and check set of worksheets. Students will do a quick 2 page reading and answer questions based on the information they learn.

Approximate Reading Level: 6-10th Grade

Topics covered include:

  • Fossil Formation
  • Types of Fossils including Trace Fossils, Perfectly Preserved Specimens, and Mineralization
  • Links to Geology including Index Fossils and Relative Dating
  • Links to Evolution

Please download the preview file for a closer look at the contents of this resource!

Uses for this product:

  • Ready to print Sub Plans
  • Flipped Classroom pre-reading
  • Whole or small group opportunity to model and teach Close Reading strategies and annotation
  • Differentiation – assign this reading only to students who have been identified as requiring reteaching
  • Interactive Notebooks: Print 2 pages in one and cut apart. Glue mini pages into notebooks with room for annotations on the side
  • Interactive Notebooks: Print entire PDF as a mini booklet and add to notebooks using these simple instructions.
  • Creation of Independent Work Packet for students who are not able to be present for direct instruction.

Purchase includes a printable PDF file in black and white (doodle friendly!) and color with answer key. On page 2 of this resource you will find a link to a student friendly Google Slide version of this file. You will be able to copy this file and use it with Google Classroom or any other paperless initiative.

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