This section provides parents and educators with additional educational resources for teaching students about pre-historic life. Here you will find books and online resources. Click on the links below for information.
Kenneth Carpenter,The Dinosaurs of Marsh and Cope: The Jurassic Dinosaurs of Garden Park (Canon City: Garden Park Paleontology Society, n.d.).
James O. Farlow and M.K. Brett-Surman, The Complete Dinosaur (Bloomington:Indiana Universty Press, 1997).
Thomas W. Henry, et al., Geologic Guidebook to the Gold Belt Byway, Colorado (Gunnison: Gold Belt Tour Scenic and Historic Byway Association, 2004).
Kirk R. Johnson and Richard K. Stucky, Prehistoric Journey (Golden: Fulcrum Publishing, 2006)
Craig A. Munsart, Investigating Science with Dinosaurs (Englewood, CO: Teacher Ideas Press, 1993).
Judith G. Scotchmoor, et al., Dinosaurs:The Science Behind the Stories (Alexandria:American Geological Institute, 2002).
Lesson plans to use in the classroom
Dinosaur Depot Museum Exhibits Page
Dinosaur Depot Museum, Cañon City, Colorado
Stories from the Fossil Record - online lessons produced by UC Berkeley, California