Where Is Colombia?
By Virginia Kirsch
In this learning activity you'll read about Colombia and view a map.
Students read about Benelux, the three countries in Europe that work together as an economic unit. Students test their knowledge by identifying the countries 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.
Sahel of Africa
Students locate the seven countries in the Sahel region, which is between the Sahara and the coastal rain forests. They identify the famous city of Timbuktu in a map exercise.
Students read about the continent of Antarctica and view maps. 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.
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.
Learners follow the route of the Danube River as it flows through Europe. A map exercise completes this activity.
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.
South Africa and Its Neighbors
Students read about South Africa and the countries that surround it. They test their knowledge in a map exercise.
Learners read about the 10 countries in the region between India and China. A map exercise completes the activity.
Reading a Street Map
By Barbara Laedtke
Students identify directions on a street map. A short quiz completes the activity.
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.
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.
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 locate the countries of Central America on a map.
Learners view maps of Australia and New Zealand and locate the territories and states of these countries in an interactive exercise.
Horn of Africa
Students read about the countries that make up the Horn of Africa and locate them on a map.
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.
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.
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.
International Time Zones
Students read about the 24 time zones and make conversions.
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.