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The Last Time the Globe Warmed
11 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Global warming ... greenhouse gases ... climate change ... sounds familiar, right? What about palm trees in Wyoming, or swimming in the sea near Antarctica? Science scholars discover the unbearable conditions Earth experienced during its...
Frozen Fish? Unique Adaptations of Antarctic Fish
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Some fish contain proteins that act like antifreeze in order for them to live in the frigid waters of Antarctica! High schoolers determine how much antifreeze a fish needs to lower its body temp to -2.5 degrees. Teachers act as a...
The Cultural Geography of Australia, Oceana, and Antarctica
6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
What people groups originally settled in Australia and Oceania, and how do their geography and history affect the regions' cultural makeup? Here you'll find a traditional textbook chapter covering these topics, including informational...
Playing Historical Detective: Great Grandmother's Dress and Other Clues to the Life and Times of Annie Steel
Pre-K - 8th
Learners draw conclusions about an mystery person based on documents and artifacts provided. In this drawing conclusions lesson, students become detectives by reading and analyzing evidence provided. This lesson includes information on...
Human-Environment Interaction of Southeast Asia, Oceania, And Antarctica
6th - 8th
In this geography worksheet, students read about the human-environment interaction of Southeast Asia, Oceania and Antarctica. Students take notes and answer 3 short answer comprehension questions as they read the selection.
Human PreHistory 101 Part 2: Weathering the Storm
3 mins 6th - 12th
The last ice age occurred around 20,000 years ago. What were the conditions like? How did our ancestors survive them? These questions are briefly explored in a three-minute video clip. See how in a relatively short time, humans spread...
work in pairs for the activities of this lesson which include researching and identifying butterflies, writing, and a brief oral presentation.
9th - 12th
Young scholars explore the concepts of rdioactive decay and dating. They generate a radioactive decay table, use their data to plot a decay graph, develop the concept of half-life, and then use the graph to find the age of a mummified...
The Physical Geography of Australia, Oceania, and Antarctica
9th - 10th
Students access information from the United States Geological Survey's Web site This Dynamic Earth to research the Ring of Fire. They answer four questions and then apply what they have learned to create a bulletin board display.
The Antarctic Ecosystem: Where Would It Be Without Krill?
6th - 8th
Students investigate the importance of krill to the Antarctic ecosystem by researching the animals that depend on it and drawing a food web. They conclude by writing paragraphs explaining the potential consequences of a decline in krill...
Plankton to Penguins: Antarctic Food Web
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A well-written lesson plan, second in a series of four, gets high schoolers exploring how the Antarctic food web is impacted by climate change and the associated melting of polar ice sheets. It begins with a PowerPoint presentation about...
The Arctic vs. the Antarctic
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 Neutrinos Matter
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What can we learn from one of the smallest particles in the universe? A lot more than you might expect. Check out this short video as it takes a closer look at neutrinos, tiny elementary particles that carry valuable information from the...