Polar bears have a great story to tell and one of the ways to help teach young children more about the majestic creatures is to do polar bear activities for kindergarten.
As children are working on these polar bear activities and crafts, they can learn about how the polar bears live and survive in extreme weather environments. That’s an impressive feat considering their environment is sub-freezing temps. Just imagine how hard they must work to eat and survive.
From crafts kids can make to activities they can complete, these polar bear projects are fun, easy, and will give them a great opportunity to learn more about those beautiful creatures.
If you love this activity, you must see this great list of polar bear activities for kids.
As big as they are, polar bears are amazing swimmers. They have large padded feet that act as snowshoes on top of the ice and paddles when they are swimming.
Because of the adaptations, the layers of fat and fur help a polar bear withstand temperatures at -50C.
Polar bears are found near the Arctic sea ice so in surrounding countries like Canada, United States (Alaska), Greenland, Norway, and Russia.
They hunt seals on the sea ice and can smell their prey up to 1 km away and 1 m below the snow.
Their sea ice is threatened with global warming and the ice that is disappearing
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Recommended Polar Bear Books for Kids
Get to know more about polar bears with any of these engaging stories about your favorite Arctic animal.
If I Knew A Polar BearPolar Bear IslandAre You a Polar Bear?The Lonely Polar Bear (Happy Fox Books) A Subtle Way to Introduce Young Kids to Climate Change Issues; Beautifully Illustrated Children’s Picture Book Set in a Fragile Arctic EnvironmentPolar Bears: An Illustrated Book for Kids 4-8. 65+ Breathtaking Facts That Will Amaze Children and Their Adults!Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? (Brown Bear and Friends)
Don’t want to make your own sensory bin? Grab this fun polar bear sensory kit from Etsy. Get all everything you need sent to your home and it’s ready to go.
Did you find a fun polar activity to do with your child? If you’re learning about polar bears you’re bound to find a cute craft or activity to learn more about them.
More Polar Bear Activities
You will love this adorable and super easy polar bear craft! You just need a paper plate, some cotton balls, and basic craft supplies!
Make learning about polar bears fun and exciting with this polar bear life cycle worksheet.
Teach your kids about a polar bear’s body parts with this awesome label a polar bear worksheet.
Looking for great resources about polar bears? Check out these nonfiction polar bear books that will make your kids want to learn more about these adorable creatures and how to protect them!
Polar Bear Chalk Pastel Picture by 3 Dinosaurs
Polar Bear Craft by Homeschool Preschool