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Seasons
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Seasons at the Poles

Seasons
Seasons


Seasons at the Poles
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A Short Reader

Reading Level
     edHelper's suggested reading level:   grades 4 to 6
     Flesch-Kincaid grade level:   4.77

Vocabulary
     challenging words:    span, photo, beginning, dates, height, lasts, caption, several, depend, twilight, extreme, early, relation, above, path, hour
     content words:    South Pole, North Pole, Arctic Ocean, Polar Regions, Midnight Sun, Spring Equinox, Summer Solstice, Autumn Equinox


Seasons at the Poles
By Cindy Grigg
  

1     Caption: This time-lapse photo shows the path of the sun over a three hour time span in Norway.
 
2     The South Pole is on the continent of Antarctica. The North Pole is not on any continent. It is located in the frozen Arctic Ocean.
 
3     Seasons in the polar regions are extreme. Winter is several months of darkness. Summer is several months of daylight. That's why the Arctic is called "the Land of the Midnight Sun."

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    Earth's Land  
 
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    Erosion  
 
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    Food Webs and Food Chain  
 
    Forces and Motion  
 
    Fossils  
 
    Health and Nutrition  
 
    How Things Work  
 
    Landforms  
 
    Life Science  
 
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    Moon  
 
    Natural Disasters  
 
    Photosynthesis  
 
    Plant and Animal Cells  
 
    Plants  
 
    Rocks and Minerals  
 
    Science Process Skills  
 
    Scientific Notation  
 
    Seasons  
 
    Simple Machines  
 
    Soil  
 
    Solar System  
 
    Sound  
 
    Space and Stars  
 
    Sun  
 
    Tsunami  
 
    Volcanoes  
 
    Water Cycle  
 
    Water  
 
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    Deserts  
 
    Fish  
 
    Freshwater  
 
    Grasslands  
 
    Insects  
 
 
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