This comprehensive package provides an integrated unit of work for the study of Polar Environments. Pages are full of detailed information, photos and associated activities to engage students in an in depth study of the Arctic and Antarctica.
Polar regions, geography, landscape features, mountains, Inuit people, Arctic and Antarctic animals, fiction narrative, exploration, scientific work, current issues, climate change.
Activities included in this package are:
Multiple reading texts with associated Language Arts activities
Reading exercises - Cloze exercises - Comprehension and questioning -Vocabulary activities -Grammar tasks - Writing activities - Retrieval charts and reports - Narrative writing
Persuasive text writing - Reports - Retrieval charts
Mapping - Research skills
Higher order thinking skills included in many tasks
(Answer sheets included)
I have successfully used these activities with my students to give them a broad and in depth understanding of polar environments.