Compare fossils to one another and to currently living organisms according to their anatomical similarities and differences.
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Recognize that fossils provide us with information about living things that inhabited the Earth long ago.
Describe some plants and animals that once lived on Earth, (e.g., dinosaurs) but cannot be found anymore. Compare them to now living things that resemble them in some way (e.g. lizards and birds).
Describe characteristics of living things that help to identify and classify them.
Categorize living and nonliving things by external characteristics.
Compare fossils to living organisms noting similarities and differences.