Antarctic Adventures

Life Lessons from Polar Explorers

ANTARCTIC ADVENTURES: Life Lessons from Polar Explorers, designed for adolescents and older who would benefit from taking more control of their own lives, setting and achieving reasonable life goals, solving problems, becoming more inquisitive and reflective.

The book is richly illustrated with life lessons from various polar explorers, including the author, NASA astronauts, engineers and leaders in business and sports. It could serve as a resource for a variety of units and as a guide for independent study.

Recent Reviews:

"Antarctic Adventures provides an approach for parents, teachers and
community mentors to guide and advocate success for all children regardless
of their environmental challenges. The resiliency skills described throughout John’s story, the critical thinking, reflective activities, and the problem-based survival strategies integrated throughout the book provide the firm foundation
for any young adult to achieve his or her dream.."

Dr. Mary Ann Burke, Corwin Press Author
Co-Founder of the Generational Parenting Blog at

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