In the second term of the academic year 2016-17, Year 5 studied ‘Ice Trap! Shackleton’s Incredible Expedition’.
The book retells Ernest Shackleton’s failed attempt to be the first person to cross the continent of Antarctica.
Despite not succeeding with the primary aim of the expedition, it might still be considered a success because, despite many set-backs, every member of the crew survived.
What do you think?