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Hinterland Who's Who: The Polar Bear

Hinterland Who's Who: The Polar Bear

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This very short documentary from the Hinterland Who's Who series introduces viewers to the polar bear, one of the largest bears in North America. See first-hand how they swim, hunt, and raise their cubs.


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Education

Ages 5 to 7

Science - Environmental Science
Science - Life Systems/Ecology

Questions/Activities:

  • What animal was discussed in the video?
    • This is to test listening skills as well as to have the opportunity to bring up any immediate questions that students may have.
  • What was one thing that makes this animal special?
    • This allows the student to explore an aspect of the animal’s behaviour that they themselves found the most interesting.
  • Draw a picture of the animal living in its home. 
    • Gives the students a creative outlet and tests their memory of what they learned.

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