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Antarctica: Twilight zone
Find out about the significant variation in sunlight hours that occur across Antarctica and in comparison to other locations on Earth.
Water, snow and ice
Investigate water cycles in Antarctica and discover the different types of ice found in Antarctica and how it forms.
Technology in Antarctica
Discover the different types of technology that scientists use to better understand the animals of the Antarctic.
Finding your way at sea
Students find out about latitude and longitude; create and interpret distance time graphs; investigate how icebreakers traverse the southern oceans and create a hypothetical rescue scenario.
Presenting Australia's new icebreaker
Students prepare informative presentations about Australia’s new Antarctic icebreaker.
Designing an icebreaker
Students plan and conduct experiments and learn about the forces involved in breaking ice at sea by designing their own ice tank and model ship.
Design and Technologies
Humanities and Social Sciences
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