This live lesson broadcast from the Arctic explores what it is like to live above the Arctic Circle. Arctic research station leader Nick Cox will answer questions about his work at the UK's Arctic Research Station. Submit your students’ questions in advance to increase their chance of being answered, or you can submit them live.
Preparing for this session is a great opportunity to develop your students' questioning skills. Use the selection of guides and advice in the Arctic Live Professional Development collection to support this process. Think of a variety of questions, especially open-ended questions and questions that you couldn’t just find the answer to using a search engine.
Use this session to develop your students questioning skills. Use the Professional Development resources to support and guide you developing your students questioning skills. Think of a variety of different questions, especially open-ended questions and questions that you couldn’t just find the answer to using Google or any other search engine.
1. Introduction (5 mins)
The session will start with an introduction by Jamie to an expert who will explain a little about their role at the UK Arctic Research Station. Jamie will also give a shout-out to any schools that registered, so listen out for your school.
2. Pre-submitted questions (10 mins)
Jamie will then conduct a structured interview using questions which have been submitted by schools in advance.
3. Live questions (30 mins)
The expert and Jamie will then attempt to answer as many of the pre-submitted and live chat questions from schools as possible.
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Station Manager, UK Arctic Research Station, British Antarctic Survey, UK
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