Antarctica Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Related Standards: RI.6-8.1 & RH.6-8.8

Core Standard

Antarctica is the fifth largest continent that is also located the furthest south on the globe. It is home to the South pole and just covered in ice making it the coldest place on Earth. Because it is found on a pole of Earth, it only has two seasons summer and winter. In summer it is always light and in winter it is always dark. Interesting fact there are no natural trees on the entire continent. These worksheets will explore the life, climate, and general wellbeing of Antarctica.









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