Ice Age Imperials Edcational Supplements

Teachers
Come explore the Delaware Museum of Natural History NEW Ice Age Imperials exhibit through an exciting tour with your class! We’ve designed a special tour that focuses on the ice age period, as well as how that period relates to life today. Students will learn about how animals are affected by both environmental and geologic changes. This program can be adapted to reach all ages and is based on the Next Generation Science Standards.

Standards:

K-5
K-LS1-1, K-ESS2-2, 2-LS4-1, 3-LS3-1, 3-LS4-2, 2-ESS2-3, 2-ESS1-1

6-8
MS-LS4-2, MS-LS4-1, MS-LS1-5, MS-LS2-2, MS-LS2-1, MS-ESS2-2

9-12
HS-LS4-4, HS-LS4-5, HS-LS2-6

Parents

Come explore the Delaware Museum of Natural History NEW Ice Age Imperials exhibit with your family! Not only do we have exciting activities in the exhibit hall, but we also have our “Countdown to Dino Days” craft in the Nature Nook! Every weekend we will be honoring a new organism of the period, starting with the Ice Age and moving our way to the Triassic period for Dino Days in December. Join us in our adventure through time!

Craft Timeline:     

Quaternary Period
10/11: Wooly Mammoth
10/18: Dire Wolf
10/25: Time Wheel

Neocene Period
11/1: Pangaea Puzzle
11/8: Play Dough Tectonic Plates

Paleocene Period
11/15: Crocodile puppet
11/22: Paper Plate Turtle
11/29: Paper Plate Rhino

Cretaceous Period
12/6: Paper Plate T-Rex
12/13: Triceratops

Jurassic Period
12/20: Fossil Imprints
12/27: Dino Days Crafts

Triassic Period
1/3: Design-a-saurus

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