Factsheets

These factsheets provide background information to each of the key questions. They can be used together with the associated downloadable activities to investigate each area.

Click on the title to read a summary of each factsheet.

Landscape and Process KS2 - Pdf

Explore climate and physical features

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Landscape and Process KS2 - Word

Explore climate and physical features

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Due South - Pdf

The race to the South Pole

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Due South - Word

The race to the South Pole

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Views of Antarctica - Pdf

Perceptions by members from the early expeditions

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Views of Antarctica - Word

Perceptions by members from the early expeditions

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My 'Summer' in Antarctica - Pdf

Read a Field Scientist's diary

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My 'Summer' in Antarctica - Word

Read a Field Scientist's diary

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My 'Winter' in Antarctica - Pdf

Find out what a Field Scientist does in the winter

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My 'Winter' in Antarctica - Word

Find out what a Field Scientist does in the winter

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Landscape and Process - Pdf

Explore climate and physical features

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Landscape and Process - Word

Explore climate and physical features

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Exploration in Antarctica - Pdf

Expeditions to the continent

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Exploration in Antarctica - Word

Expeditions to the continent

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Whaling in Antarctica - Pdf

Is there still a whaling industry?

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Whaling in Antarctica - Word

Is there still a whaling industry?

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Science in Antarctica - Pdf

Research in the continent

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Science in Antarctica - Word

Research in the continent

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Tourism in Antarctica -Pdf

Find out how tourists visit the continent

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Tourism in Antarctica - Word

Find out how tourists visit the continent

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The Antarctic Treaty - Pdf

Information on the treaty

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The Antarctic Treaty - Word

Information on the treaty

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