Title Education; teaching polar science in the classroom
Author Zicus, S.
Source Polar science and global climate; an international resource for education and outreach, edited by B. Kaiser, B. Allen and S. Zicus, p.25-128, . Publisher: Pearson Education, Harlow, United Kingdom. ISBN: 978- 1-84959-593-3
Publication Date 2010
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 90536. CRREL Acc. No: 65003986
Index Terms albedo; animals; education; glacial geology; ice; ice sheets; melting; polar regions; Antarctica; Arctic region; polar regions; biota; International Polar Year 2007- 08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; K-12 education; sea ice; teacher education
Abstract Collection of learning activities providing fun and easy ways to introduce polar science concepts to primary and secondary students in classroom. Provides choice of activities from short and simple to longer and more complicated. Resources can be stand-alone or form part of module on polar regions, and all include teachers' notes, estimates of preparation and classroom time required, lists of materials needed and step- by-step instructions, discussion topics and extension activities
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 306823