Smithsonian Amber Dig

Toysmith

Regular price $28.95

Chisel away at your sand block and excavate six simulated specimens of insects, leaves, and feathers preserved in simulated amber. Compare your findings to a chart on the enclosed full-color STEM poster. Learn how amber forms and how it helps paleontologists learn about ancient atmospheres and ecosystems.

  • Excavate six simulated specimens of insects, leaves, and feathers, preserved in simulated amber.
  • Identify specimens.
  • Learn how amber forms.
  • Learn about the field of paleontology.
  • Ages 8+