Natural Physical World

Science On Ice: Episode One - Lesson Plan

Science on Ice - Whitebait Media

Science on Ice: Episode One lesson plan

Science On Ice: Episode One - Food Web

Science on Ice - Whitebait Media

Food Web resource - Part of Lesson Plan for Science on Ice: Episode 1

GNS - Antarctic Learning Plan

GNS Science

Lesson plans for Ice Streams, Ice Shelves and Ice Bergs of Antarctica Making an Antarctic Ice and Water Flow Model Antarctic Sediment Cores

Antarctic Literacy Learning links

Science Learning Hub

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

Australian Antarctic Division

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.

LEARNZ Virtual Field Trips


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.

Chilled - A story with a warm message

Elanti Media

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.

Meet the Penguins Fact File

Lincoln Primary School

Activity introducing facts about 8 different types of penguins that live in Antarctica.

Antarctic Sea Animal Fact Sheet

Lincoln Primary School

Fact sheet about various sea animals and birds of Antarctica.

Emperor Penguin Adaptation - Categorise Activity

Lincoln Primary School

Activity about categorising adaptations emperor penguins have made to the Antarcitic environment.

Predatory vs Prey

Lincoln Primary School

Game about predator-prey relationships in the Antarctic food chain.

Antarctica Research Sites

Lincoln Primary School

List of 15 websites and factsheets for researching about Antarctica.

Survival in Antarctica

Lincoln Primary School

Eight week learning plan about the Antarctic ecosystem and how humans adapt and survive in the environment.

Antarctica Inquiry

Lincoln Primary School

Ten week learning plan for a general introduction to Antarctica.

Antarctic Penguins

Lincoln Primary School

Eight week learning plan about Antarctic Penguins and how they look after their young.

People who work in Antarctica

Lincoln Primary School

Four week lesson plan about the different types of work people do in Antarctica.

Antarctic Animals Inquiry

Lincoln Primary School

Four-part lesson plan about the different animals that live in Antarctica and the characteristics that help them to survive.