Teaching polar science – The Boy Who Found the Light

October 19, 2009

Our latest podcast in the Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears webzine has been posted.  This is a bimonthly webzine for elementary educators, to integrate polar science into their teaching.   This month’s webzine is on arctic peoples, and the podcast features a story on how light disappears and reappears in the arctic each year, that you […]

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What’s for dinner? (Teaching food chains)

April 6, 2009

Our latest Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears podcast from the NSDL is up! What’s For Dinner? Teaching Arctic Food Chains We already know why polar bears don’t eat penguins, but what do they eat? In this episode, we’ll share a simple activity that opens a window to understanding a unique ecosystem as one example of […]

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