We found 18 resources with the keyterm antarctic
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...
Leopard Seals and Penguins: A Delicate BalanceLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students 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...
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