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Fossils for Kids : Finding, Identifying, and Collecting

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Product Overview

This children’s guide to fossil collecting includes an introduction to paleontology, an identification section, and “how to” instructions.

Dig into the History of Life!

Become a young paleontologist. Learn all about ancient lifeforms preserved in rock. Dan R. Lynch, author of many Rocks & Minerals field guides, presents a kids’ introduction to fossils. Whether children see their first fossil at a museum or find their own fossil seashells from an ancient ocean, this easy-to-understand book is a perfect guide for beginners.

Inside You’ll Find

  • “How to” section, including details on what to look for and where to look
  • The basics of paleontology and how fossils formed
  • Rules about what you can and can’t collect
  • Identification guide to common and collectible invertebrate fossils, such as trilobites, as well as common rock shop finds


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