Special: Antarctica Report!


TFK PenguinsBack by popular demand—TIME For Kids travels to Antarctica! In this special webinar, presented by the Real World Literacy and the Common Core community on edWeb.net, science teacher and National Science Foundation penguin researcher Jean Pennycook broadcasted from the icy continent of Antarctica, where she reported on her research and experience in the field. Over 2000 people were in attendance as TFK editors imparted background information on Antarctica to support learning about the continent. A TFK mini-site packed with information and resources about Antarctica — including maps, time lines, and historic photos of polar exploration — is available on the TIME for Kids website.

View pictures and tweets from our live attendees here.

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Real World Literacy and the Common Core is a professional learning community (PLC) that provides teaching ideas and lesson plans that are aligned with Common Core State Standards.  It is hosted by the editors of TIME For Kids and is a place where you can stay connected, share ideas, and get support from colleagues. You can post questions, start discussions, and get feedback from experts and peers on the issues and challenges you face every day. This program is sponsored by TIME For Kids.

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