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SUGGESTED AGE: KS1 & KS2
DESCRIPTION FROM THE PUBLISHER: The true story of 10-year-old Mary Anning who, nearly 200 years ago, discovered the first complete fossil of an Ichthyosaurus, or fish lizard, now in the Natural History Museum. Single-minded Mary wants to find a really special fossil for her father’s shop, and when she sees a huge eye staring out of the cliff face she resolves to bring the creature down, whatever the risk.
IDEAS FOR USE: Have a go at making salt dough fossils.