Seven Worlds, 1 Planet - Antarctica Lesson

7 Worlds, 1 Planet: Antarctica

BBC documentary, currently playing on iPlayer.

A lesson based around the 59 minute documentary Seven Worlds, One Planet, episode 1. This documentary is all about Antarctica and the hostile conditions it presents to wildlife.

Lesson Plan:
5-10 mins Do Now - using evidence to predict environmental features
5 mins Location - Map and place specific detail
59 mins Documentary
10-15 mins Final task: Share views based on worksheet - explanation

It could be used to support learning around polar ecosystems, animal habitats and adaptations or place specific study of Polar and Arctic regions. A good amount of discussion on climate change in Antarctica. Can cover a lesson or used as a stand-alone homework.

Topics include:

  • animal habitat
  • climate change
  • southern ocean
  • winter / spring seasons

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Created: Nov 14, 2019

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