International Time Zones
By Virginia Kirsch
Students read about the 24 time zones and make conversions.
The Five Largest Rivers of Africa
In this learning activity you'll practice identifying and locating the five largest rivers of Africa.
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.
The Asian Subcontinent
Students identify and locate the seven countries on the Asian Subcontinent.
Reading a Street Map
By Barbara Laedtke
Students identify directions on a street map. A short quiz completes the activity.
In this learning activity you'll explore Russia's Lake Baikal, the largest lake in the world.
Recognizing Water Forms in North and Central America
Learners read the definitions of various water forms and locate the bodies of water on a map.
This learning object presents the seven continents and four oceans. Three different world maps are provided.
South Africa and Its Neighbors
Students read about South Africa and the countries that surround it. They test their knowledge in a map exercise.
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.
Where Is Colombia?
In this learning activity you'll read about Colombia and view a map.
Recognizing Landforms in North and Central America
Learners read the definitions of geological terms and identify the landforms in various images.
Horn of Africa
Students read about the countries that make up the Horn of Africa and locate them on a map.
The Five Largest Deserts of the World
In this learning activity you'll explore the five largest deserts of the world.
Where Is Bolivia?
In this learning activity you'll review a map of South America and read about Bolivia.
Countries of Southern Africa
Students read about five countries in Southern Africa and locate them on a map.
Countries of the Middle East
Students locate the countries of the Middle East on a map in this interactive exercise.
Students read about the continent of Antarctica and view maps. A short quiz completes the activity.
In this learning activity you'll locate the countries of Central America on a map.
What Happened to Yugoslavia?
This interactive learning object updates students on the former country of Yugoslavia. A map is included.
Coastal West and Central Africa
Students read about the countries of West and Central Africa and identify them on a map.
Learners read about the 10 countries in the region between India and China. A map exercise completes the activity.
Learners follow the route of the Danube River as it flows through Europe. A map exercise completes this activity.
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.
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.