Making Fossils – Conclusion

We finally cracked open our fossils today, using picks, sieves and brushes to uncover our chicken bones. Here’s the clay bricks being broken open:20130918-143601.jpgThe bones being brushed clean:

20130918-143619.jpgWashing them clean to remove the mud and clay:

20130918-143638.jpgUsing the sieve to collect the bones together:

20130918-143649.jpgHere the bones are, all collected together, ready for reassembly:

20130918-144108.jpgSuch a great experience and lots of fun too!

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One response to “Making Fossils – Conclusion

  1. Pingback: Making Fossils – Reassembling the Skeleton | Chemistry Chris

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