Launch a Virtual Balloon
Simple Activity: MANY LANGUAGES!
Talk to Antarctica
Links and Resources
Ice Sheets: Activities and Events for Educators
Learn about Ice Sheets by doing an experiment, following an expedition, contacting a scientist, or designing your own community event.
Launch a virtual balloon to show your involvement, and watch as people around the world join in!
Take part in the live web conferencing connection with the Antarctic.
Quick Ways that Teachers and Students can learn more about Ice Sheets, and get involved during the week of December 13th!
3. Join the IPY Teachers discussion group to learn more about our activities.
Model how ice sheets build up at, and flow away from, ice centres. Learn how mountain ranges and valleys constrain the movement of ice. (Recipe for clay at end.)
Download an Ice Sheet Day flyer in your language: