Explore Sir Ed Hillary’s Hut through a new, ground-breaking virtual reality experience. Step inside this 1957 iconic building and see what was life like living in the world’s most extreme environment
Sonny gets a tour of Scott Base, home away from home for all kiwis in Antarctica. He learns how they turn sea water into drinking water and how they use poo-eating bugs to deal with the waste.
Sonny heads to McMurdo Station and the famous Crary Lab where he learns about the mysterious world of sea slugs and spiders, and the scientists diving underwater in the Antarctic to study them.
Use the images on this activity sheet to tell the story of Shackleton's adventure!
Science on Ice: Episode Five- Lesson Plan
Explorer stories - Part of Lesson Plan for Science on Ice: Episode 5
Science on Ice: Episode Four - Lesson plan
Guess the microorganisims - Part of Lesson Plan for Science on Ice: Episode 4
How to shop for Scott Base - Part of Lesson Plan for Science on Ice: Episode 4
Science on Ice: Episode Two lesson plan
What I Know, What I Wonder and What I Learned chart, Part of Lesson Plan for Science on Ice: Episode 1
This teacher resource lists selected articles from the Connected and School Journal reading series that support the science concepts when teaching about Antarctica.
Classroom Antarctica is a comprehensive online teaching resource produced by the Australian Antarctic Division, with lesson plans aimed at grades 3 to 8.
Take a journey through this site and discover Antarctica for yourself. Each section features activities, images, video clips and fact sheets, to help you learn about this distant, frozen wilderness.
Virtual field trips target primary and secondary schools are closely linked to the NZ curriculum, in particular science, social studies and geography. They can also be used by other subject teachers.
This resource is designed to be used by you as you plan lessons for your class, leading up to and following the attendance of our performance of Chilled at your school.
Term length learning plan about researching and presenting reports on the Antarctic treaty and explorers.
Activity about planning and writing a newsworthy article about Antarctica.
Lesson about how to write an essay based on the subject of Antarctica as a tourist destination.