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Land and Life: Home
Land and Life: Summary
Flora, Fauna, and Ecology

Information for everyone:
Related IPY Projects
IPY projects that involve land and life in both the Arctic and Antarctica.
Meet The Scientists
Profiles of scientists studying Land and Life. Several are happy to be contacted.
Links and Resources
Links to organisations with content about polar land and life.
About International Polar Days
Learn about past and future Polar Days.

Information for educators:
Classroom activity ideas
Ideas for the classroom, in 17 languages!
Launch a Virtual Balloon
Add your balloon to a map of people marking International Polar Day.
Live Events
Students and teachers talk to scientists at the poles, live.

Press resources:
Press releases and images
Press releases and images for downloading.

Polar Land and Life: Classroom Activity

Download one of the activity flyers below and use the sidebar to find some quick ways that Teachers and Students can learn more about Land and Life in the Polar Regions, and get involved during the week of June 18th!


Please get involved in this Polar Land and Life Day by carrying out the Activity, launching a Virtual Balloon and getting involved in our many Live Events throughout the week across the globe!

Download the ‘Land and Life’ Classroom Activity and Summary flyers in your language below - let us know how you get on!

Land and Life: Summary
Land and Life: Activity with extra suggestions and photos

To download:
Arabic:  Activity Summary
??: (Chinese) Activity Summary
Danish:  Aktivitet Res