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Arctic Story Puzzles

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    American Museum of Natural History

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Arctic Story Puzzles

This activity has three story puzzles learners can solve to learn about life in the Arctic. Through this story-sequencing activity, learners will explore how life for polar bears and the native Inuit people is being affected by climate change. Activity includes three puzzles as PDF files.

Quick Guide

Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
30 to 45 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
1 cent - $1 per student

Age Range:
Ages 4 - 8

Resource Type:


Materials List (per student)

  • story puzzles (PDFs listed below)
  • scissors
  • tape
  • markers or crayons


  • Earth and Space Science
    • Earth Processes
      • Weather and Climate
    • Earth Structure
      • Oceans and Water
  • Life Sciences
    • Diversity of Life
      • Animals
      • Biodiversity
    • Ecology
      • Populations
      • Biodiversity
      • Human Impact
  • Mathematics
    • Problem Solving
    • Reasoning and Proof
    • Representation

Informal Categories

  • Animals
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Literature
  • Nature and Environment


To use this activity, learners need to:

  • see
  • touch

Learning styles supported:

  • Involves hands-on or lab activities


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Access Rights:

  • Free access


Source Collection:

  • Ology


  • All Rights Reserved, American Museum of Natural History, ©2007


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