Classroom Antarctica

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Resource:Classroom Antarctica
Provider:Classroom Antarctica
Summary:Age Range: 8-13 (Grades 3-8, with parental supervision). The Antarctic Treaty was signed on December 1, 1959 assuring peaceful use of the continent by all nations.
Description:At this website by the Australian Antarctic Division, you can access free lessons about Antarctica to stimulate interest in Social Studies, Science, and Math through real world applications.

When you get to the site you can choose the grade level on the left side of the screen, or pick a topic from the right side. Since we review Social Studies topics on Thursdays, we looked at Geography, History, and Humanities and Social Sciences. Some of the topics include:
  • Antarctica: Twilight zone
  • Living in Antarctica
  • Who owns Antarctica?
  • Traveling to Antarctica in the 20th century
  • Naming the new icebreaker
Click on any topic and a new page opens with a series of lessons about it. The lessons include links to pictures, videos, downloadable PDFs, illustrations, and more. There is so much to learn here about Antarctica!
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C A T E G O R I E S
Orientation:General
Subjects:Social Studies
Teaching Methods:Online Interactive
I N T E N D E D   F O R:
Ages:8,9,10,11,12,13
Grades:3,4,5,6,7,8
F O R   M O R E   I N F O R M A T I O N
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