Young children are naturally curious about animals and places. They also enjoy snow and ice! The Arctic changes in the winter and summer. So, this is a unit that can be introduced during any season! A unit on the Arctic can be used to introduce and reinforce several important concepts in Early Childhood Education; including language, cognitive, social, and motor skills. This unit includes a letter for parents, a brief overview of the arctic, 13 detailed classroom activities (including printables and photographs), 6 ideas for additional activities, and a list of books and videos that support the unit. Also, included is a list of goals after each activity. This unit is appropriate for preschool and day care classes.