Views Module Worksheets

ranger talking to group
Ranger led geology tour of the Permian Reef Trail in Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas.

NPS Photo by Ron Karpilo.

Views of the National Parks multimedia modules are part of the natural resources Science in Action series. The paleontology related modules below demonstrate the various fossil resources in the parks. Worksheets and activities are organized by grade which correspond to the modules.

To request a file for any of these activities, please contact us.

  • Badlands National Park, South Dakota
    Views Module
    • What Color Was I? Kindergarten. [PDF 171 KB]
    • Prehistoric Memory. Grades 1-2. [PDF 189 KB]
    • Badlands Fossil News. Grades 3-4. [PDF 227 KB]
    • Time Travel. Grades 3-4. [PDF 147 KB]
    • How Big Was It? Grades 3-4. [PDF 335KB]
    • Badlands Fossil Trading Cards [PDF 1.84MB]
  • Caves and Karst
    Views Module
    • Sediments and Solution Caves: Part 1. Grades 8-12. [PDF 464 KB]
    • Caves and Fossils (designed as part of Sediments and Solution Caves: Part 1) Grades 8-12. [PDF 443 KB]
    • Hidden Treasures. Grades 8-12. [PDF 2.28 MB]
  • Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Colorado
    Views Module
    • Mysteries. Grades 4-7. [PDF 31 KB]
    • The Changing Eocene Ecosystem. Grades 4-7. [PDF 29 KB]
    • Fossils. Grades 4-7. [PDF 28 KB]
    • Supplemental Worksheets [PDF 38 KB]
  • Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas
    Views Module
    • Determining Relative Ages. Grades 9-12. [PDF 360 KB]

Last updated: May 10, 2018