We found 27 resources with the concept the antarctic
The Arctic vs. the AntarcticPD Learning Network
4 mins 3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Compare and contrast the two poles as you watch this film. Using attractive animation, characteristics of the Arctic and Antarctic regions are presented with straightforward narration by a young lady. Viewers find out about the physical...
Why Don’t Antarctic Fish Freeze to Death?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Some fish not only survive but thrive in Antarctic waters. Learn their secret in a lesson in an informative video about the freezing point of the salty sea water as well as the antifreeze proteins in the species' circulatory system.
The Antarctica Project: A Middle School Mathematics UnitLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Antarctica is a big place, large enough to provide ample opportunities to learn about math. A two-week unit teaches middle school mathematics concepts using project-based learning. The resource covers functions, geometry (area,...
Global Warming - Evaluating the EvidenceLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th
It's getting hot in here! Evidence of global warming is all around us, as shown in part four of a series of eight videos about global warming and the carbon cycle. High school environmentalists get to examine the facts for themselves in...
Graphing Sea Ice Extent in the Arctic and AntarcticLesson Planet
5th - 12th
Students graph sea ice data and predict long term trends in the data. In this climate change instructional activity, students use sea ice data from the Arctic and Antarctic to construct line graphs. They use their graphs to predict the...
The Coldest Place at the Bottom of the WorldLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Students examine Ernest Shackleton's journey through the Antarctic and trace Shackleton's Actual Route on a map using longitude and latitude coordinates. Students compare his intended route with his actual and determine how far off...
Environmental Issues in the Polar RegionsLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students explore how environmental problems affect the polar regions, and they create magazine ads to educate the public about these problems and to convince people to pay more attention to human impacts on the Arctic and Antarctic.
To the Ends of the Earth: Research in Polar SeasLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students study famous explorers of the ploar regions and have a simulated polar exploration of their own. They describe the differences in terrain between the Arctic and Antarctic, and study the hardships imposed on polar explorers
Leopard Seals and Penguins: A Delicate BalanceLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Learners research basic information about leopard seals and the Antarctic ecosystem. They draw diagrams of the Antarctic food web and predict factors that could potentially change its structure. They write paragraphs describing their...