Thursday, November 29, 2007

South Pole Lesson Plan

Homeschool Teacher - Lesson Plan & NewsletterNovember 29, 2007


On this day in 1929, Commander Richard E. Byrd and a crew of three became the first to fly over the South Pole. Read more about Antarctica here:

Writing Prompt

How difficult do you think it would be to get to the South Poles? How do you think explorers or scientists could travel there, and what supplies do you think they would
need to survive in the extreme polar environment?


Learn more about Antarctica here:


Look at this map of the South Pole:
and this one of the North Pole:

Compare the geography of the two poles. How are they similar? How are they different?

Learn about ice bergs with this fun science experiment:

Don’t Forget the Math Challenge!

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