The Story of aFossilNarrated by K.Binns
Once upon a time there wasan electric eel swimming inthe ocean….
The eel kept swimming andelectrocuting things randomly,until one day he came downwith the eel flu… and DIED.
Over time, the eel began toDECAY (rot) and somemicroorganisms enjoyedeating him.
However, the story doesn’tend there! Before the eelcould completely disappear itwas covered with SEDIMENT.
The water receded, but yearafter year more sediment wasplaced on top of the eelremains.
The layers of sediment wereCOMPACTED and the eel wastoo!
The eel turned into a fossil!One day a paleontologistcame by and carefullyexcavated it.
The eel turned into a fossil!One day a paleontologistcame by and carefullyexcavated it.
And that is how fossils areformed.THE END!
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The story of a fossil

  1. 1. The Story of aFossilNarrated by K.Binns
  2. 2. Once upon a time there wasan electric eel swimming inthe ocean….
  3. 3. The eel kept swimming andelectrocuting things randomly,until one day he came downwith the eel flu… and DIED.
  4. 4. Over time, the eel began toDECAY (rot) and somemicroorganisms enjoyedeating him.
  5. 5. However, the story doesn’tend there! Before the eelcould completely disappear itwas covered with SEDIMENT.
  6. 6. The water receded, but yearafter year more sediment wasplaced on top of the eelremains.
  7. 7. The layers of sediment wereCOMPACTED and the eel wastoo!
  8. 8. The eel turned into a fossil!One day a paleontologistcame by and carefullyexcavated it.
  9. 9. The eel turned into a fossil!One day a paleontologistcame by and carefullyexcavated it.
  10. 10. And that is how fossils areformed.THE END!

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