Pre-Game Discussion Questions:
- What is a fossil?
- How do fossils help us learn about the world?
- If you were digging for fossils and found one near the top of the earth and another further down, which one do you think would be older and why?
Post-Game Discussion Questions:
- Why are most fossils found in sedimentary rock?
- Why is it unlikely for fossils to be found in metamorphic rock?
- What is an index fossil?
- How does radiocarbon help paleontologists to figure out how old a fossil is?