The Equator and the Poles
Students identify the equator, North Pole, and South Pole on a map and a globe. They read and discuss the book The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg, complete a KWL chart, label a styrofoam ball, and explore various websites.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 32 Views 32 Downloads
Polar Adventure: Read All About It!
Students investigate reports of an adventure to the North Pole or the South Pole and then chronicle it by writing a newspaper article or making a timeline. The focus is placed on a recent or historic expedition to the region selected.
4th - 6th English Language Arts