Unit Award Scheme


In successfully completing this unit, the Learner will have

Evidence needed


1taking part in a shared reading of material relevant to dinosaursSummary sheet
2watching video clips from Jurassic ParkSummary sheet

shown knowledge of

3the main characteristics of a reptileStudent completed work
4how Brontosaurus and Tyrannosaurus were adapted to be a herbivore and a predatory carnivore respectivelyStudent completed work
5the size of the dinosaur's brain in relation to its body sizeStudent completed work
6how the fossil dinosaur footprints could be used to gauge the size and speed of the animalStudent completed work
7at least two theories of the mass extinction of the dinosaursStudent completed work
8how mammals and birds evolved from the dinosaursStudent completed work

acquired an understanding of

9how the fossil dinosaur record relates to the time when the continents were joined together in a mainly tropical region.Student completed work

All outcomes recorded on an AQA Summary Sheet

Approved 8 June 2004Level - Entry Level