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Allison Scott

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ANTARCTIC EXPLORATION -THE RACE TO THE SOUTH POLE

COMPARE and CONTRAST Research the two explorers... ROALD AMUNDSEN and ROBERT FALCON SCOTT Who won the race to be first to the South Pole? Sites such has: antarctica.gov.au or coolantarctica.com or Some key points to research: nationality (add each flag), teams, route taken, weather, type of equipment and transport- clothing, animals, food types and depots, animals. Important dates - 1st /2nd to arrive...days it took to reach the Pole... What happened to one group? What series of misadventures occurred? Why did they become national heroes? Use and include primary sources: diary entries, photographs. Punctuate as you type.... colour code each explorer...key points...placement of facts... Edit with a buddy.... POST

5th Grade, History
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