Ancient Denvers (Geological History of Colorado)

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Science › Seventh Grade › Geologic time, history, and changing life forms are indicated by fossils and successive sedimentation, folding, faulting, and uplifting of layers of sedimentary rock
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Geological Timescale Which Displays Colorado's Geological History and Changing Climate (7th Grade Earth Science: Earth History, Fossils, Climate Change)

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Interactive geological timescale which displays how Colorado has changed over the course of Earth history.

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This is a useful resource for teachers of 7th Grade Earth Science, because it makes the geological timescale relevant to students.  It also helps students visualize successive periods of gelogic time.