Case Study of Mary Anning

This look lesson looks at the story of Mary Anning, an English fossil collector who became known for the discoveries she made in Jurassic marine fossil beds in the cliffs along the English Channel.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is evolution?

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Q2.The theory of evolution states that all life evolved from what?

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Q3.What are fossils?

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Q4.Which part of an on animal is most likely to form a fossil?

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Q5.Tick TWO ways the fossil record provides evidence for evolution *

Select two (2) boxes

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Q6.Tick THREE reasons why we cannot be certain of how life developed on Earth

Select three (3) boxes

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Q7.What is extinction?

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Q8.Which of the following is NOT a cause of extinction?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is evolution?

1/8

Q2.The theory of evolution states that all life evolved from what?

2/8

Q3.What are fossils?

3/8

Q4.Which part of an on animal is most likely to form a fossil?

4/8

Q5.Tick TWO ways the fossil record provides evidence for evolution *

Select two (2) boxes

5/8

Q6.Tick THREE reasons why we cannot be certain of how life developed on Earth

Select three (3) boxes

6/8

Q7.What is extinction?

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Q8.Which of the following is NOT a cause of extinction?

8/8

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Mary Anning

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Q1.Mary Anning was known as

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Q2.Where did Mary Anning find all of the fossils she discovered?

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Q3.When was Mary Anning born?

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Q4.Mary Anning learnt her fossil craft from her _______.

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Q5.How old was Mary when she discovered her first large fossil?

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Q6.Which of these was not a fossil found by Mary Anning?

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Q7.What does the word Ichthyosaurus mean?

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Q8.Mary died aged 47 from ...?

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Q9.Mary was never recognised for her work during her lifetime because...?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Mary Anning

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Mary Anning was known as

1/9

Q2.Where did Mary Anning find all of the fossils she discovered?

2/9

Q3.When was Mary Anning born?

3/9

Q4.Mary Anning learnt her fossil craft from her _______.

4/9

Q5.How old was Mary when she discovered her first large fossil?

5/9

Q6.Which of these was not a fossil found by Mary Anning?

6/9

Q7.What does the word Ichthyosaurus mean?

7/9

Q8.Mary died aged 47 from ...?

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Q9.Mary was never recognised for her work during her lifetime because...?

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Lesson summary: Case Study of Mary Anning

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