- Geologic Time - Ms. Ash's Science Website
- Relative Dating - Creation -
- Relative Age Dating Examples -
- Geologic Time Relative Time Scale
Geologic Time - Ms. Ash's Science Website
Sequencing the rock layers will show students how paleontologists use fossils to give relative dates to rock strata.
Relative Dating - Creation -
Once students begin to grasp "relative" dating, they can extend their knowledge of geologic time by exploring radiometric dating and developing a timeline of Earth's history.
Relative Age Dating Examples -
These major concepts are part of the Denver Earth Science Project's "Paleontology and Dinosaurs" module written for students in grades 7-10.
Geologic Time Relative Time Scale
The module is an integrated unit which addresses the following National Science Education Standards: *Science as Inquiry: Students develop the abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry identify questions, desn and conduct scientific investations, use appropriate tools and technologies to gather, analyze and interpret data, think critiy and logiy to make the relationships between evidence and explanations, communicate results, and use mathematics in all aspects of scientific inquiry.
Rules of relative age dating:
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