Distance LearningSecrets of the Lost Quarry

Investigative skills will be put to the test in this interactive adventure! Journey into the Canadian Badlands to rediscover a fossil site lost over 100 years ago. Students will be transported through the Red Deer River valley to collect and study evidence pointing to the location of a historic dinosaur quarry.


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Grades 3 - 7

Group Size

Maximum 35 participants




45 minutes

Teacher Resource Guides

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Activity Guide

Curriculum Connections

Grade 3 Science Rocks and Minerals
Grade 4 Social Studies Alberta: A Sense of the Land
Grade 5 Social Studies Histories and Stories of Life in Canada
Grade 6 Science Evidence and Investigation
Grade 7 Science Planet Earth

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