We found 44 reviewed resources for polar expeditions
Polar Scientists: Polar ScienceLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Research skills are extremely important and they can be linked to any subject. Get your class thinking about scientists that study the polar region, what they do, and how they get funded to continue their research. Each child uses a...
Polar Explorers-Sir Ernest ShackletonLesson Planet
7th - 8th
Students discuss Sir Ernest Shackleton and his participation in the Discovery expedition in 1901 to the South Pole. Students write a persuasive letter of application to an ad Shackleton placed in a London newspaper looking for recruits...
Winter Sampling Polar ProjectsLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Copepods may be the most abundant species on Earth. Individuals determine a project to research, write about, and present to the class on topics that range from copepods in the Arctic to researching about the US Coast Guard Cutter Healey.
Ecological Cycles Part 1Lesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Knowing about the hydrologic cycle is the first step to understanding the carbon cycle. Upper graders discuss the earth's water content, polar ice caps, and the concept of the ecological cycle as it applies to carbon, nitrogen, and other...