As British summertime draws to a close and we brace ourselves for the colder weather, we thought it would be fun to choose a book this month that explores how people have survived in some of the most extreme conditions on earth!
To help your students engage further with the stories, we have 2 writing activities for them to get stuck into. You can also save 20% on Extreme Survival this month – just quote code BOMO20 at the checkout!
In 1911, British explorer Robert Falcon Scott hoped to be the first person to reach the South Pole. Little did he know an explorer from Norway had had the same idea. It would be a race to the Pole!
Download free teaching resources for Race to the Pole from the list below.
What would you be prepared to do to survive? Would you eat frogs, spiders … or even human flesh? Would you brave crocodiles and piranhas? Would you cut off your own arm if you had to?
Race to the Pole