Embroidering Microfossils

Embroidering Microfossils

This pdf provides templates for many microfossils, however, there are hundreds of types not included here. You can find more images of microfossils at mikrotax.org. Disclaimer: These images are not to be scientifically accurate portrayals of each type of microfossil but rather as a template for creative expression. Because these were once alive organisms there was also quite a bit of variation in the way members of the same species would have looked. Materials Needed:…

JR Coloring Sheets

JR Coloring Sheets

We’ve created two unique coloring sheets for you. Finish them both!

Science Picture Explorations: A Set of Mini Lessons

Science Picture Explorations: A Set of Mini Lessons

These mini-lessons are designed to introduce young children to and encourage exploration of a variety of subjects related to the process and science of scientific ocean drilling. They can be used as a unit in any order; alternatively each lesson can stand alone.

Tales of the Resolution Reading Activities

Tales of the Resolution Reading Activities

Episode 1: Tales of the Resolution! The reader is introduced to the ship and its history of discovery. This graphic novel takes place just before the JR was about to undergo a major re-fitting after two decades of scientific ocean drilling. Authored and designed by Carl Brenner from the Borehole Research Group. More graphic novels can be found at http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/BRG/outreach/media/tales/index.html