Digging up dinosaurs

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How did those enormous dinosaur skeletons get inside the museum?

Long ago, dinosaurs ruled the Earth. Then, suddenly, they died out. For thousands of years, no one knew these giant creatures had ever existed. Then people began finding fossils--bones and teeth and footprints that had turned to stone. Today, teams of experts work together to dig dinosaur fossils out of the ground, bone by fragile bone. Then they put the skeletons together again inside museums, to look just like the dinosaurs of millions of years ago.

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9780690040999
9780690040982
9780064450782
9780690047165
9781559943024
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.6, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
600L
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subject_facet Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs -- Juvenile literature, Fossils, Talking books, Talking books for children -- Specimens
title_display Digging up dinosaurs
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title_short Digging up dinosaurs
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