Table of Contents There size…3 Ice /water…4 Fun facts…5 Glossary…6
There size They are ten feet. At birth a polar bear cub is about 1 pound. Male polar bears are < 1,500 pounds.
Ice/Water Polar bears swim like dogs. If the world gets too hot the polar bears habitat will melt. Air and water pollution caused by humans is affecting the polar bears habitat. Polar bears in the summer go away from the water so they don’t fall in the water when the ice melts. They spend a lot of time in the water.
Fun facts They live in the north part of the world. They don’t hibernate. They are not white on the inside. Their skin is black under their fur. Polar bears are the biggest bears in the world. They have 2 or 1 cubs at a time.
Glossary Affecting-to increase amount of something. Habitat-where something lives. Iceberg-a stack of ice. Mammal-an animal that has fur. polar-another name for the Artic.
Sources Polar bears by Valerie Bodden Baby polar bears by Bobbie Kalman Polar bears by Marcia S. Freeman Polar bears by Beverly Randell Polar bears amazing animals by Michael De Mederros Wild bears by Seymour Simon www.sandieagozoo.com