Celebrating 100 years: Roald Amundsen's South Pole Expedition


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We are reading and watching this text to get better at our close reading skills.
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When the guy kills all the week dogs is what stands out to me.
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The information/ideas are described in detail by what there journey was about.
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I learned about how it was hard for them to get to the south pole and there was some things that went wrong and so they had to go a different way then the way they wanted to.
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I think this text is about how some things can be hard but you can do it if you believe.
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