4M Dig a Dinosaur – Velociraptor: Carefully dig away the plaster to find the hidden dinosaur bones. Contains a Velociraptor skeleton about 21cm long when assembled. With Kidz Labs – Dig a Velociraptor, you can be a paleontologist! Dig and excavate the skeleton of the mysterious prehistoric animal – the Velociraptor! This 4M science kit includes a plaster block and a specially designed digging tool to provide hours of fun being a paleontologist. Assemble the skeleton to form a 21cm long Velociraptor model and then challenge your friends and family to the quiz included in the box – and learn more fun facts!
Be a Paleontologist! Dig and excavate the skeleton of a mysterious prehistoric animal and then assemble the skeleton to form a dinosaur model. Contains a cardboard display platform with fun facts, a plaster block with an embedded Velociraptor skeleton (measures about 21 cm long when assembled), soft wax (for positioning the joints), a digging tool and a brush.
4M Dig a Dinosaur – Velociraptor: Scientists know that dromaeosaurs like Velociraptor walked with only two toes on the ground. The famous foot claw was held up in the air, which would have helped keep it sharp. Whenever we find tracks from Velociraptor and its dromaeosaur relatives, there are no little marks made by the sickle-shaped claw. This tells us the dinosaur kept it elevated off the ground, presumably to keep it sharp.
It’s one of the reasons I think it’s a shame they don’t put feathers on Velociraptor in the Jurassic Park movies,’ he says. ‘They’d actually be much creepier because it would be something we recognize but a bit wrong. Velociraptor’s skeleton excavation kit. Dig and excavate the skeleton of the mysterious prehistoric animal – the Velociraptor! Once dug up, assemble the dinosaur skeleton model, approx. 21cm long.
Includes cardboard display platform with fun facts on the back