Digging up dinosaur facts

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By Sharon Parnellearly years practitioner and freelance writer

Children never fail to be fascinated by dinosaurs! Tap into their enthusiasm with games and activities

In this article:

  1. Name that dinosaur
  2. Dinosaur dig
  3. Where, when and how?

Photo © Krzysztof ?widerski/PAP/Corbis

1. Name that dinosaur

Play dinosaur lotto

Communication and Language


Development matters: respond to simple instructions (30–50 months); extend vocabulary especially by grouping and naming (40–60+ months).

Early Learning Goal: children express themselves effectively, showing awareness of listeners needs.

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