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You will receive:
1x 48 page Explore Alberta PDF booklet
1x 11x17" background poster for a dinosaur diorama

The topics covered in this book include: 

  • Topographic maps
  • Elevation
  • Contour Lines
  • Chinooks
  • The Badlands
  • Deposition
  • The Rock Cycle
  • Fossils
  • Renewable Energy Sources
  • Non-renewable Energy Source
  • Crude Oil
  • Alberta Oil Sands
  • Viscosity 
  • Transportation 


In order to complete this book you will need the following supplies: 

  • 8x foam coloured sheets
  • 1x large potato, kitchen knife, permanent marker, ruler, paper, and pencil 
  • good scissors, glue, and access to GoogleMaps
  • 3 trays, moss & plant material, water, a hairdryer
  • a cardboard box, scissors, glue, a variety of decorative materials like clay, moss, leaves or plants
  • clean sand, 1/2 cup dark molasses, hot water
  • a variety of edible substances with various viscosities like peanutbutter, juice/water, chocolate syrup or molasses, and straws to simulate pipelines
  • ground beef or bison, salt, pepper, spices, hamburger buns, and your favourite toppings
  • Optional: a fossil excavation kit 

Explore Alberta

  • You will need a PDF reader to view  and print this file. 

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