Antarctica: 90 Degrees South Western Reserve Public Media

Internet Resources

Hotlist

WebQuests

Lesson Plans

Internet Resources

 

Hotlist

The Aurora Australis
http://ast.leeds.ac.uk/haverah/spaseman/aurora.shtml

Antarctic Connection
http://www.antarcticconnection.com

Antarctica — Elementary Theme Hotlist
http://www.cdli.ca/CITE/antarctica.htm

Antarctica: The Frozen Continent at the South Pole
http://enchantedlearning.com/school/Antarctica/Antarctica.shtml

Antarctica Scientific Journeys from McMurdo to the Pole
http://www.exploratorium.edu/origins/antarctica/

Belgian Scientific Research Programme on the Antarctic
http://www.belspo.be/antar

Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears
http://beyondpenguins.nsdl.org

Center for Astrophysical Research in Antarctica
http://astro.uchicago.edu/cara/

Cool Antarctica
http://www.coolantarctica.com

Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton
http://indigo.ie/~jshack/ernest.html

Stories in the Ice
http://www.pbs.org/wghb/nova/warnings/

You Wouldn't Want to be a Polar Explorer!
http://www.salariya.com/web_books/explorer/index.html

 

 

WebQuests

Antarctica — An online worksheet where kids look up the answers.
http://www.lakemunmor-p.schools.nsw.edu.au/onlineworksheets/stage%203/antarctica.htm

Antarctica: Let the Journey Begin http://www.scu.edu.au/schools/edu/ICT/student_pages/sem1_2005/cbeckerleg/Index.html

Antarctica: A WebQuest — Develop a tour
http://www.terrace.qld.edu.au/library/grade6/antarctica.html

The Fossils of Antarctica — From Glencoe
http://www.glencoe.com/sec/science/webquest/content/fossils.shtml

The Fossils of Antarctica — From McGraw-Hill Grade 7
http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0078617812/student_view0/unit6/webquest.html

Penguin WebQuest — Elementary
http://www.cityofportsmouth.com/School/dondero/msm/bird/webquest.html

Polar Ice Caps
http://edweb.sdsu.edu/courses/EDTEC596/Units/Pole/menu.html

Surviving in the Antarctica Means — Year 6 from Australia
http://www.warwwestss.eq.edu.au/Webquests/Antarctica.htm

Tacky the Penguin — Goes with the book about Tacky Grade 2
http://www.bgsu.edu/colleges/library/crc/webquest/tackythepenguin/tackpen.html

Touring Antarctica
http://www.linkingforlearning.com/webquests/Antarctica%20Webquest/

WebQuest Antarctica — Really a scavenger hunt
http://www.schools.ash.org.au/bilambil/webquests/antarctica/antarctica.html

WebQuest: Iceberg Ahead — Gives questions and sites where kids can find the answers.
http://express.howstuffworks.com/wq-iceberg.htm

 

Lesson Plans

Antarctica Field Trip
http://www.field-trips.org/sci/antarctic/index.htm

Antarctica Lesson Plans — A hotlist of lesson plans
http://www.teachnology.com/teachers/lesson_plans/current_events/antarctica/

Antarctica Lesson Plans — Has cross-curricular plans as well as earth and life science plans
http://www.units.muohio.edu/cryolab/education/AntarcticLessons.htm

A Cold Desert Ecosystem
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/lessons/08/g35/antarctica.html

Elementary Ecosystems
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/lessons/08/gk2/ecosystem.html

Live From Antarctica 2 — Very extensive set of plans
http://quest.nasa.gov/antarctica2/t_guide/index.html

Why Preserve Biodiversity?
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/lessons/08/g68/preserve.html

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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