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Lesson overview:How is the ocean different at the North Pole and the Equator?

  • Identify the differences in temperature at these two places
  • Observe the differences in the appearance of the sea (ice)
  • Explore the different types of life in the sea in
  • Identify the differences in temperature at these two places
  • Observe the differences in the appearance of the sea (ice)
  • Explore the different types of life in the sea in

In this lesson, we are going to be comparing the oceans surrounding the North Pole and the Equator. First we will be focusing on what the equator is. We will be learning about some animals which are able to survive in the cold waters of the Arctic, where many other living things cannot.