Students will learn how blubber keeps arctic animals warm in the icy waters as they experience what blubber feels like!
This download includes:
Teacher Procedures and Plans
Teacher Materials List
Student Science Activity Response Sheets
Quick Blubber Facts Sheet
Your little scientists will make predictions, describe what blubber feels like, and draw a conclusion on how blubber helps animals survive.
*Some basic materials are needed for this experiment (plastic baggies, bowl of ice and water, spatula, Crisco.
I hope you and your students enjoy this great winter science activity. It is a perfect addition to your winter lesson plans and habitats unit!