South Aris Expedition
A group of experienced Irish sailors and mountaineers attempted to retrace the footsteps of the epic journey made by Ernest Shackleton in 1915 to the Antarctic.
Antarctica Virtual Tour
Click on the different hotspots for a virtual tour, where you can look around 360 degrees, walk around, into buildings and different rooms. Zoom in to inspect items in detail and access all areas.
This site is dedicated to the heroic explorers of our polar regions and the surrounding islands.
Antarctica and the Artic
Resources to help students compare the two.
From The Australian Antarctic Division. Online teaching resources for kids grades 5-8.
Geography for kids from Ducksters.com
Antarctica: the Frozen Continent at the South Pole
From Enchanted Learning.com
National Science and Technology Week from 1998 with many Antarctic resources.
Time Warp Trio Topical Lesson Plans
Time Warp Trio is an American animated television series, based on the children's book series written by Jon Scieszka. This site offers lesson plans designed to enhance studies is history and humanities. Scroll down the page for topic to a PDF lesson plan. Book suggestions and activities can be completed without watching the TV show.
Antarctica - the frozen continent
From Zoom School.com
Take A Virtual Trip To Antarctica
Take a cool Internet tour of Antarctica in the warmth of the classroom. Included: Fifteen Antarctica teaching activities for across the grades and across the curriculum.