Create your own magical prehistoric terrariums and dioramas while teaching kids about dinosaurs and their habitats.
CHRISTINE BAYLES KORTSCH is an author, teacher, professor of English, photographer, and hands-on mother of two boys, ages 11 and 9. She has over a decade of teaching experience, including PreK-10th grade children. Christine also teaches her Ink & Stem workshops (which combine creative writing with succulent and terrarium craft) at venues such as the Makerie, Two Hands Paperie, the Living Arts School, and the Denver Botanic Gardens.
"Tiny Dino Worlds brings dinosaurs back down to Earth,
providing powerful hands-on learning experiences that embed these
ancient animals within familiar-looking habitats. Imagine if
children had the tools to recreate their very own dinosaur worlds.
Well, now they do!"-Scott Sampson, PhD, Executive Director of
California Academy of Sciences; Host & Science Advisor of PBS Kids'
"A delightfully colorful, educational and fun book to serve as an instrument to learn science. . . . [Tiny Dino Worlds] is divided into informative chapters containing classification, identifiers and hands-on projects to dive deeper. . . . A great guide for kids ages four to ten."-Augusta Family
"Kids love dinosaurs! In the new book, Tiny Dino Worlds from Christine Bayles Kortsch-a Denver mom of two boys and regular workshop leader at Denver Botanic Gardens-dino enthusiasts get 26 hands-on projects for prehistoric terrariums, complete with suggestions for living plants and tiny dinosaurs to roam the space."-Colorado Parent
"Encourage STEAM learning. . . . Travel back in time to the age of dinosaurs with Tiny Dino Worlds: Create Your Own Prehistoric Habitats by Christine Bayles Kortsch. With 26 different projects, kids will learn more about science and history with hands-on activities, including building terrariums, erupting volcanoes and more. Informational pages and sidebars help explain concepts in a kid-friendly way."-Atlanta Parent