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      • Thumb image for All About IcebergsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        All About Icebergs

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Properties of Matter and 6 additional..
        This article provides an overview of icebergs' formation and characteristics and the hazards associated with icebergs.
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      • Thumb image for Weather and Climate: From Home to the Poles - Issue 4, June/July 2008Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Weather and Climate: From Home to the Poles - Issue 4, June/July 2008

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Science, Education Theory and Practice, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis and 3 additional..
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, explores how elementary teachers can move from a study ...
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        Climate Literacy in the Elementary Classroom

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Education Theory and Practice, Ecology & Ecosystems, Current Science, Professional Development
        This article provides five strategies for building the foundation for climate science literacy in the elementary grades.
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      • Thumb image for Rocks and Minerals - Issue 6, September 2008Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Rocks and Minerals - Issue 6, September 2008

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Earth's Resources, Education Theory and Practice, Ecology & Ecosystems, Professional Development
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, explores the basic characteristics of rocks and mineral...
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      • Thumb image for Solar Energy, Albedo, and the Polar RegionsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Solar Energy, Albedo, and the Polar Regions

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Light, Sound & Other Waves, Current Science and 2 additional..
        This article describes the energy that radiates from the sun, the concept of albedo, Earth's radiation budget, and the effect of...
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      • Thumb image for Unlocking the Climate History Captured in IceResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Unlocking the Climate History Captured in Ice

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Earth's Resources and 2 additional..
        This article describes how polar scientists collect ice cores from ice sheets and glaciers and how they use these cores to learn...
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      • Thumb image for Weather and Climate: The Short and the Long of ItResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Weather and Climate: The Short and the Long of It

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Science, Education Theory and Practice, Ecology & Ecosystems and 4 additional..
        This article explains the difference between weather and climate, the role of the polar regions in the global climate system, an...
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      • Thumb image for Natural Resources at the Poles: A Story of Controversy and DebateResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Natural Resources at the Poles: A Story of Controversy and Debate

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Current Science, History-Social Science and 6 additional..
        This article provides background information related to natural resources of the poles, and renewable and non-renewable energy.
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      • Thumb image for Cool Facts about HeatResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Cool Facts about Heat

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Classification, Heat & Thermodynamics, Structure and Function in Living Things and 3 additional..
        The author explains heat transfer and how it applies to living in extremely cold environments.
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      • Thumb image for Understanding Seasonal Change, Polar Extremes in Seasons, and the Aurora: Content Knowledge for TeachersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Understanding Seasonal Change, Polar Extremes in Seasons, and the Aurora: Content Knowledge for Teachers

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Inquiry & Problem Based Learning, Science, Education Theory and Practice, Ecology & Ecosystems and 8 additional..
        This free, standards-based website developed for elementary teachers provides hand-picked, reviewed, on-line resources to enhanc...
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      • Thumb image for Identifying Similarities and DifferencesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Identifying Similarities and Differences

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Classification, Professional Development
        This article discusses the research-based strategy of identifying similarities and differences and provides links to web sites t...
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      • Thumb image for Arctic and Antarctic Birds - Issue 11, February 2009Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Arctic and Antarctic Birds - Issue 11, February 2009

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Education Theory and Practice, Ecology & Ecosystems, Classification and 4 additional..
        This issue of the free online magazine, Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears, explores the amazing birds that live in or migrate to t...
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      • Thumb image for Glaciers: Earth's Rivers of IceResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Glaciers: Earth's Rivers of Ice

        Grades: TK/K to 6
        Subjects: Science, Ecology & Ecosystems, Current Science, Earth's Resources and 2 additional..
        This article provides an overview of the types of glaciers, glacial formation, movement and retreat, and how scientists are stud...
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