Science Worksheets and Study Guides Eighth Grade. Fossils

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

South Carolina Standards

SC.8-2. Earth's Biological History: The student will demonstrate an understanding of Earth's biological diversity over time. (Life Science, Earth Science)
8-2.2. Summarize how scientists study Earth's past environment and diverse life-forms by examining different types of fossils (including molds, casts, petrified fossils, preserved and carbonized remains of plants and animals, and trace fossils).
8-2.6. Infer the relative age of rocks and fossils from index fossils and the ordering of the rock layers.