Tyrannosaurs teaching resource

Find out about fossils, tyrannosaurs and other dinosaurs, and the enormity of geological time.

  • Learning areas and strands Science
  • Education type Education resource
  • Suitable for Primary years 3-8 and ECE

The resource

The resource includes:

  • pictures and information to help your class study the characteristics of dinosaurs, and the different species of Tyrannosaurus

  • an outdoors activity to demonstrate the enormity of geological time

  • questions to explore the topic of fossils with your students.

This resource was created to complement a previous exhibition at Te Papa: Tyrannosaurs – Meet the Family. It can be used as a stand-alone resource.