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Penguins Marching Into Your Classroom

Lesson Description:
Take your classroom on a virtual field trip to the adelie penguin breeding colony in antarctica and watch penguin families raise their chicks on a daily basis. climate change is effecting how these birds live, and life style choices we make here do have an impact 10,000 miles away. Classroom activities and live pictures from the field (Nov-Jan).
Lesson Type:
  • Project

Sustainability Topic:
  • Climate Change
  • Other

Time Needed:
Varies, 1 hour for activity, long term for virtual field trip
Standards Addressed:
Ecosystems, inquiry, habitat, lifecycle of birds, predator -prey relationships, climate change,
Materials Needed:
Internet
School or Group:
Penguin Science Research Team
Contact Email:
Jean.pennycook@gmail.com
Located in: Science

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