Be A Paleontologist with DIY Fossils!

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Get creative with homemade dinosaur fossils, the kids will be eager to explore!

Find out how to make fossils with our easy salt dough fossil recipe.  Learn about how fossils are formed and get into your own dinosaur dig. Let’s get started!


Most fossils are formed when a plant or animal dies in a watery environment and then is rapidly buried in mud and silt.

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STEP 1: Combine all the dry ingredients in a bowl and form a well in the center.

STEP 2: Roll the dough to ¼ inch thick or so and cut out round shapes with a circle cookie cutter.

STEP 3:  Take your favorite dinosaurs and press the feet into the salt dough to make dinosaur fossils.

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