Search Results (2)

View
Selected filters:
  • Caribou
Being Caribou
Conditions of Use:
Read the Fine Print
Rating

In this feature-length documentary, husband and wife team Karsten Heuer (wildlife biologist) ...

In this feature-length documentary, husband and wife team Karsten Heuer (wildlife biologist) and Leanne Allison (environmentalist) follow a herd of 120,000 caribou on foot across 1500 km of Arctic tundra. In following the herd's migration, the couple hopes to raise awareness of the threats to the caribou's survival. Along the way they brave Arctic weather, icy rivers, hordes of mosquitoes and a very hungry grizzly bear.

Material Type:
Video Lectures
Provider:
National Film Board of Canada
Author:
Leanne Allison, Diana Wilson
A Tundra Tale
Conditions of Use:
Remix and Share
Rating

This nonfiction article, written for students in grades 4-5, explores the relationships ...

This nonfiction article, written for students in grades 4-5, explores the relationships between various tundra species: marsh marigolds, bot flies, and caribou. Modified versions are available for students in younger grades.

Subject:
Engineering
Education
Reading Informational Text
Life Science
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Physics
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
Reference
Provider:
Ohio State University College of Education and Human Ecology
Provider Set:
Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears: An Online Magazine for K-5 Teachers
Author:
Stephen Whitt