• August 4, 2012

Ice is Nice

Polar bears like it cold! Learn about their habitat and play a game to discover some cool polar bear facts.

The North Carolina Zoo

When you play in the snow, your mom makes you put on your coat and hat and gloves so you’ll stay warm, doesn’t she?

Well, this polar bear mom doesn’t have to do that. She and her babies have thick fur and lots of body fat to keep them warm. Scroll down to see a fun game where you’ll learn more about polar bears.

Click to print the activity sheet.

Kids Week is presented by The North Carolina Zoo

The North Carolina Zoo invites you to an adventure as big as all outdoors!

Visit the North Carolina Zoo and connect with wildlife from two different continents as you explore 500 acres of exhibits carefully constructed to resemble natural habitats. Walk from Africa’s grasslands to North America’s Arctic coast and learn how the Zoo works to conserve and protect wild things and wild places.

For tickets and additional information, visit

The North Carolina Zoo

4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, N.C. 27205
(800) 488-0444