In this set of activities students will investigate Arctic sea ice. They will learn where in the world it is possible to find sea ice and analyse up-to-date and long-term satellite data about sea ice concentration in the Arctic.
This activity deals with one of the most important indicators scientists have to study climate change and its possible consequences.
This classroom resource is part of a set of resources developed by ESA’s Education Office in collaboration with ESEROs
Subject: Geography, Science
Age range: 13-17 years old
Keywords: Earth observation, sea ice, Arctic, climate, climate change, geography, science