EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE DATABASE

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Among the organizations with which 90-north has been affiliated are ARCUS (Arctic Research Consortium of the United States), Polar Educators International, Polar Bears International and the Will Steger Foundation. Such partnerships provide valuable opportunities to share and exchange educational material.

All educators and participants of 90-north programs may access the extensive database of lesson plans, activities, presentations and videos made available by PolarTREC (Teachers and Researchers Exploring and Collaborating) – funded by the National Science Foundation and ARCUS. Most materials are downloadable for use in the classroom. The searchable list by topic and grade level can be found at the following webpage: http://www.polartrec.com/resources/search

Arctic Overview Curriculum Resources (Arctic Animals, Arctic Peoples, Scientists and Arctic Explorers) and printable hand-outs may be accessed via the following webpage portal:  Climate Generation – A Will Steger Legacy
Climate, Energy and Arctic Expedition supplement curriculum guides: http://www.climategen.org/what-we-do/education/climate-change-and-energy-cirricula/curriculum-guides/

For “All Things Polar Bear” and a range of related Arctic topics, free tools, materials, unit and lesson plans as well as PowerPoint Presentations and webcasts that support national literacy standards are made available at the following webpage: http://www.polarbearsinternational.org/for-teachers/tools-and-materials

National Geographic Education Blog – The Secret to Greenland’s ‘Vanishing’ Lakes
Map, Diagrams, Teachers’ Toolkit and Discussion Ideas
http://blog.education.nationalgeographic.com/2015/06/04/secret-to-greenlands-vanishing-lakes/ 

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