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Boredom Buster: Dino Dimensions

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Hey kids! Ready for your next Boredom Buster?  Today’s mission, should you choose to accept it, is to put your measuring skills to the test by researching the size of some giant dinosaurs.

Check out KDL’s online resource PebbleGo.com and find the section on dinosaurs.  

  • Look up at least three that tell you their measurements.   Write them down.  Note:  most of these will list their height. 
  • Take a tape measure outside and find a big area of concrete. A driveway would work.   Draw a line using some sidewalk chalk that shows the height of each of your dinosaurs.  One line for each one. 
  • Which one is the tallest?  Which one is the shortest?  Lie down next to one of them.   How much shorter are you? 

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