The Five Largest Rivers of Africa
By Virginia Kirsch
In this learning activity you'll practice identifying and locating the five largest rivers of Africa.
International Time Zones
Students read about the 24 time zones and make conversions.
The Asian Subcontinent
Students identify and locate the seven countries on the Asian Subcontinent.
What Happened to Yugoslavia?
This interactive learning object updates students on the former country of Yugoslavia. A map is included.
Countries of the Middle East
Students locate the countries of the Middle East on a map in this interactive exercise.
This learning object presents the seven continents and four oceans. Three different world maps are provided.
World's Smallest Countries
Learners read about the five smallest countries in the world: The Vatican, Monaco, Naru, San Marino and Liechtenstein. A brief quiz completes the activity.
Learners follow the route of the Danube River as it flows through Europe. A map exercise completes this activity.
Capital Cities of Central America
Learners review the names of the capital cities of the seven Central American countries and locate the cities on a map.
Where Is Japan?
Students read about Japan and test their knowledge by answering questions. They also locate Japan's major islands and the bordering countries on a map.
Students read about the Caspian Sea and use a map to identify the five countries that surround it.
Coastal West and Central Africa
Students read about the countries of West and Central Africa and identify them on a map.
Recognizing Water Forms in North and Central America
By Barbara Laedtke
Learners read the definitions of various water forms and locate the bodies of water on a map.
Where Is Bolivia?
In this learning activity you'll review a map of South America and read about Bolivia.
In this learning activity you'll explore Russia's Lake Baikal, the largest lake in the world.
Where Is Afghanistan?
Students read about Afghanistan and view maps. They also answer questions about the country and its neighbors.
Identifying Landmarks on a Street Map
Students use a map of Chicago to find their way to the Museum of Science and Industry. The activity offers practice in identifying directions on a map. A quiz completes the activity.
In this learning activity you'll read about the history of one of the world's newest nations and test their knowledge with a short quiz.
Where Is Russia?
Students read important facts about Russia and locate cities and bodies of water on a map. They then take a brief quiz.
Countries of Southern Africa
Students read about five countries in Southern Africa and locate them on a map.
Learners read about the 10 countries in the region between India and China. A map exercise completes the activity.
Recognizing Landforms in North and Central America
Learners read the definitions of geological terms and identify the landforms in various images.
Students read about the continent of Antarctica and view maps. A short quiz completes the activity.
The Amazon Rain Forest
Learners read about the world's largest rain forest. A map is provided.
Horn of Africa
Students read about the countries that make up the Horn of Africa and locate them on a map.