The Naturalist in a Box is an experiential, hands-on environmental education material for children ages 5 through 9. The material is designed to be used independently by the child as he/she explores and learns about Polar Bears. The Naturalist in a Box Polar Bear contains a Schleich brand Polar Bear, its lunch box with a description of the Polar Bear, its habitat and zoological information for the student and teacher on the inside cover for reference, objects that represent what a Polar Bear may eat, including but not limited to, a fish, a large seal, a small seal and a rabbit. You receive a Montessori lesson plan for the teacher/parent detailing how to use the material and the extensions possible, and a reproducible coloring page for the child to use. This kit is great for a continent study of the Arctic.