Learn how water in your backyard is tied to polar bears in the Arctic. Through this virtual field trip, students understand the global world of ice and water and why its conservation is so important to all creatures, not just polar bears.
P is for Polar Bear, U is for… Ulu? Let’s go through the alphabet, Arctic-style! We’ll see polar bears and other organisms that live in the Arctic regions and learn some new words along the way.
This week I am thrilled to be a part of Polar Bears International’s Tundra Connections program. It means that I get to live on the Tundra Buggy Lodge on the shores of the Hudson Bay, observing polar bears in their native habitat! I wish you all could be with me in person, but I’m thrilled
If you haven’t heard, the DEN is once again partnering with Polar Bears International for their 2014 Tundra Connections program. Learn more and register from my previous blog post here: http://links.discoveryeducation.com/polarbears2014 To prepare for the Thursday, October 30 webcast at 1pm ET, we invite you and your students to participate in our Math Challenge. Our goal is to
The DEN team is again partnering with Polar Bears International for their Tundra Connections program; bringing live, free webcasts from the tundra to your classroom during the annual polar bear migration in Churchill, Manitoba. Soon, I’ll be packing my bags and headed to the Polar Bear Capital of the World. I hope you and your students
Are you looking for a way to get involved and have an impact? Consider becoming an adult advisor for a team of Project Polar Bear contestants. Every year, bright young minds work to reduce CO2 in their communities- by setting up no-idling zones, encouraging their schools to power down, and other upbeat projects. You can
Last year, the DEN teamed up with Polar Bears International to bring your students a series of webcasts from Churchill, Manitoba to learn about polar bears and their environment. Well, those opportunities are back in 2014. Tundra Connections conduct LIVE, free broadcasts from the tundra during the annual polar bear migration in Churchill. We are
An Arctic Adventure, No Parka Required! This fall, you’ll once again have the opportunity to venture onto the tundra to share the polar bears’ wait for the sea ice freeze-up–in real time and from the warmth of your classroom. Each year, we help bring the Arctic to you through a series of Tundra Connections
Project Polar Bear – Save the Date! Polar Bears International presents the 2013 Project Polar Bear Contest! Ice Ice Savers Team Bright young minds outsmart CO2 2012 Project Polar Bear Winners What is Project Polar Bear? Project Polar Bear is a way for small teams of young people, groups, and classrooms to collectively make
Celebrate International Polar Bear Day (2/27) and Join The Thermostat Challenge! What is it? A challenge to adjust your thermostats a few degrees to save energy and lower carbon emissions to help save polar bears. It is also, encouraging participants to make every day a polar bear day by purchasing and installing a programmable thermostat