3 Things Polar Bears Can Do
They use their
noses to smell
food 20 miles
Female bears hibernate in the winter
and while they are sleeping they give
birth to their babies.
They swim using large round paws.
Polar Bears live on the ice in the arctic region. Here it is
cold and snowy. When it gets warm they migrate north to
follow the ice and the seals.
Polar Bears survive by…
Fighting back using their teeth
and claws Blending in with the snow
Predators of polar bears
Man shoots them
Polar bears eat
Thick fur and a layer of fat keeps the
polar Bear warm and protects it from
Facts About Polar Bears
1. An adult male can weigh
between 600 to 1,200
2. An adult female weighs
between 400 and 700 pounds.
3.They migrate or move to
4. A baby bear is small enough
to fit in your hand.
5. A polar bear
has black skin
and clear fur.
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• “Polar Bears”, Zoo Books. Vol. 24, December 2006.
• School netTrekker.com – facts on polar bears.