Educator Resources

Melting Ice, Rising Seas travels to the edge of the Greenland Ice Sheet to find out what could happen if global warming melts it and the West Antarctic Ice Sheet.

This feature story is an illustration of the process of science because it shows how scientists formulate and test hypotheses about the effects of melting ice sheets. (Read more about The Scientific Process.)

This Classroom Activity can be used to connect your students to the process of science, highlight overarching scientific themes, and enhance comprehension of the story.