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Thursday

The race to Antarctica! 

 

Today we are going to look at one of the first people to try and explore Antarctica. This person was called Robert Falcon Scott. Robert Falcon Scott was a British Naval Officer and explorer and in 1910 he led an expedition to the South Pole. 

 

Watch the video below to learn about Robert Falcon Scott. 

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/ks2-robert-falcon-scott/zdhdgwx

 

Now that you have watched the video, what facts can you remember? 

Do a quick spider diagram or list everything that you can remember from the video. 

 

As you can see, Robert Falcon Scott's timeline of events is jumbled up below. We would like you to create a timeline using the information below about Robert's life.  The dates are jumbled, so make sure you put them in order on your timeline! 

 

 

 

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