Where Is Colombia?
By Virginia Kirsch
In this learning activity you'll read about Colombia and view a map.
The Asian Subcontinent
Students identify and locate the seven countries on the Asian Subcontinent.
The Amazon Rain Forest
Learners read about the world's largest rain forest. A map is provided.
Learners view maps of Australia and New Zealand and locate the territories and states of these countries in an interactive exercise.
In this learning activity you'll quiz yourself about Greenland by answering questions about the people, the land, and the economy.
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.
Students read about the world's active volcanoes that make up the "Ring of Fire." In an interactive exercise, they locate these volcanoes on maps.
Countries of the Middle East
Students locate the countries of the Middle East on a map in this interactive exercise.
In this learning activity you'll locate the countries of Central America on a map.
Countries of Southern Africa
Students read about five countries in Southern Africa and locate them on a map.
Students read about the Caspian Sea and use a map to identify the five countries that surround it.
South Asia - The Asian Subcontinent (Screencast)
Reading a Street Map
By Barbara Laedtke
Students identify directions on a street map. A short quiz completes the activity.
The Five Largest Deserts of the World
In this learning activity you'll explore the five largest deserts of the world.
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.
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.
This learning object presents the seven continents and four oceans. Three different world maps are provided.
What Happened to Yugoslavia?
This interactive learning object updates students on the former country of Yugoslavia. A map is included.
Where Is Afghanistan?
Students read about Afghanistan and view maps. They also answer questions about the country and its neighbors.
South Africa and Its Neighbors
Students read about South Africa and the countries that surround it. They test their knowledge in a map exercise.
The Middle East
Students locate the countries of Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, and Jordan on a map in this interactive learning object.
Students read about the provinces and territories of Canada and identify key resources in each area.
Horn of Africa
Students read about the countries that make up the Horn of Africa and locate them on a map.
The Black Sea
Students view a map of the countries that surround the Black Sea and test their knowledge in an interactive exercise.