A common misconception is that melting sea ice in the Arctic will cause sea levels to rise. This demonstration shows how the melting of different types of ice in the Arctic and Antarctic will affect sea level rise in different ways.
(2 hours waiting time)
This activity will show you how the melting of different types of ice impacts sea level rise.
Teach a whole lesson about the changing Arctic from the Frozen Oceans unit for 7 to 11 year-olds: How is the Arctic changing?
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Science | Ages 11-14
The Frozen Oceans Science resources introduce working scientifically concepts and skills to 11-14-year-olds through enquiry-based lessons which replicate work done by field scientists in the Arctic.