Seventh-day Adventist® Church

Adventist Youth in the United Kingdom and Ireland


e-Club Floods & Fossils Award

Floods & Fossils e-Award

Category: Nature



  1. Re-tell or act out the story of The Flood as told in Genesis 6-9. Name Noah’s children.
  2. In a group, name as many creatures as you can that entered the ark as clean animals, and as un- clean animals. Give both their male and female names.
  3. Make an ark out of sand (or modelling clay).
  4. Repeat the sounds the 2 birds make that Noah used before coming out of the ark.
  5. Taste an olive.
  6. Know 3 important rules when hunting for fossils.
  7. Assemble a fish or bird fossil puzzle.
  8. Collect or take photos of at least 3 fossils and 3 different rocks and draw a fossil that you find or have seen.
  9. Describe the work that a palaeontologist does.
  10. Tell how fossils are formed. If possible, make a fossil out of seaweed/sand/twigs etc. Try making one!


Resources needed:

  1. Modelling sand or modelling clay
  2. A few olives (green or black)
  3. Pair of scissors, glue
  4. If possible, Plaster of Paris, water, lolly stick, plastic cup, dinosaur toy


We suggest that if there are any presentation elements of the award you record a video of yourself and include it with your written assessment in your folder.  Your director will check all your work when your club resumes.

Finished all your requirements?  Complete this form online and print off the confirmation for your folders.

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