Antarctica Digibook - ABC Splash

Antarctica Digibook - ABC Splash
Publication Date: January, 2012
Type of Resource: Unit of Work

This online resource is a digibook containing a collection of resources that includes: videos, maps, an interactive timeline and other information about Antarctica. Students can learn about the expeditions to Antarctica, the frontiersmen that explored the region and how they lived and worked. They can also explore the research undertaken by the explorers as well as the natural environment of Antarctica. 

This collection would be a suitable companion to the resource Classroom Antarctica developed by the Australian Government Antarctic Division. https://classroom.antarctica.gov.au/ 

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