This packet is an extension of my "Learning The Continents" packet, to be used in conjunction with "All About Antarctica".
"The Job of a Lifetime" is a cute, in-depth activity packet all about living and working in Antarctica as a researcher. Teach your students about what life is really like for the occupants of this frozen continent!
Cover/Title Page with color photos.
Introductory Checklist- Do you have what it takes?
Informative Reading Passage- 2 pages of info about how researchers live and work.
Pretend Job Application- Students fill out this application to be a "junior researcher" at McMurdo American Research Station.
Test Your Knowledge- 3 follow up questions from the passage.
Writing Prompt- "You are a junior researcher living and working in Antarctica. Write a letter home to your family about what you are doing and what it is like to live there".
Also includes key for Test Your Knowledge questions.
The Job of a Lifetime - Living and Working in Antarctica
by Hannah Burns - Cute in the Classroom
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