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Ponderosa Elementary: Mrs. Jones - Antarctica and Penguins
Deschutes Public Library Online Resources
In the “Online Resources” section of the Deschutes Public Library website (www.deschuteslibrary.org/onlineresources), check out the databases in the Homework category! Use your library card (including Library Linx cards) to log in, or use them at a public library. Do a keyword search or browse the categories in these databases for magazine and journal articles covering your topic.
World Book Online
Habitat, physical characteristics, senses, behavior, diet, communication, longevity, and more.
Pete and Barb’s Penguin Pages
Lots of penguin information, including pictures of the seventeen species of penguins.
National Geographic Emperor Penguin
Features an excellent video about Emperor Penguin chicks. Check links towards the bottom of the page, for more kinds of penguins.
Watch Penguins at Seaworld.
Information on 16 species of penguin.
United States Antarctic Program
Brief information about the continent and links to information about Antarctic Stations and a photo library.
Time Lapse Movies at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station
Information about the Antarctic including many multimedia options.
Extensive information about the Antarctic, past and present.
General information about the Antarctic from the Natural Environment Research Council