Click the link and tour the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Students are really digging deep into their research and have the next two days to work in class. Below is an example project of what their museum display could look like. Also, for students that are making models, I've attached a link to the instructions on making "salt dough" which is a cheap and easy modelling material you can make at home, bake and paint to create whatever model you want.
Mr. Powell is an 8th grade Science Teacher in Western Colorado.