Fossils and a changing Earth - Stage 6

Fossils and a changing Earth is a self-guided program for Stage 6 Earth and Environmental Science students. The activities are designed for a visit to the Dinosaurs, Surviving Australia and Planet of Minerals exhibitions.

Fossil of freshwater fish, Cleithrolepis granulata

Robert Jones © Australian Museum

Self-guided program

The self-guided activities allow students to examine Australian fauna from the past and the contribution palaeontology makes to our understandings of past and future environments. There are seven activities completed in the exhibition spaces.

  • Syllabus links: Earth and Environmental Science Stage 6
  • Maximum number: No limit on student numbers
  • Duration: One hour
  • Cost: General Museum entry charge per student
  • Location: Surviving Australia, Dinosaurs and Planet of Minerals exhibitions

Education Resource Kit

Ms Helen Wheeler , Education Project Officer
Last Updated:

Tags program outline, education, self-guided, student,