Students will learn about animals, plants, the weather, environmental concerns, and famous explorers of Antarctica in this slideshow. This download comes with the slideshow in BOTH a PowerPoint and PDF version.
Specific topics include:
a map of Antarctica
pictures of the landscape
weather- temperature, ice, the desert of Antarctica
24 hour sunlight
animals- penguins and seals
"Are penguins and polar bears friends?"
the South Pole
explorers- Roald Amundsen and Robert Scott
health risks when visiting
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