Science KS1 / KS2: Polar bears in their habitat (no narration)

A family of polar bears explore the icy cold surroundings of their Arctic home.

This clip is from the series Wonders of Nature.

Teacher Notes

This clip could be used in the classroom or in an assembly as a way of starting a conversation or as inspiration for artwork, poems or stories.

Questions to ask could include:

  • Imagine you are a baby polar bear waking up - what might you see when you open your eyes?
  • What is around you?
  • Describe what you might do during the day?
  • Where do you go and how do you get there?
  • What do you need and how might you get it?

Curriculum Notes

This clip will be relevant for teaching Science at KS1 and KS2 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland or First and Second Level in Scotland.