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Investigating Amber Fossils

by Flinn Scientific

Item #: AP6512

Price: $65.95

Investigating Amber Fossils Experiment Kit for geology provides a dichotmous that will enable you to identify and classify trapped insects. Make your own fossils and cast your own specimen in amber.

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Uncover prehistoric insects in amber! Students polish amber to reveal actual, prehistoric insects-trapped in amber thousands of years ago! Using the included dichotomous key, students will be able to identify and classify trapped insects. Students will also make their own fossils as they cast their own specimens in simulated amber! Students will gain a deeper understanding of how fossils are formed as well as how the Earth's fossil record helps us to understand our past. Kit includes fossilized specimens, casting materials, and comprehensive teacher and student guides featuring complete instructions as well as dichotomous keys.Complete with enough materials for 10 student groups.