The Five Largest Deserts of the World
By Virginia Kirsch
In this learning activity you'll explore the five largest deserts of the world.
Horn of Africa
Students read about the countries that make up the Horn of Africa and locate them on a map.
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.
Learners view maps of Australia and New Zealand and locate the territories and states of these countries in an interactive exercise.
The Middle East
Students locate the countries of Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, and Jordan on a map in this interactive learning object.
The Five Largest Rivers of Africa
In this learning activity you'll practice identifying and locating the five largest rivers of Africa.
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.
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.
Learners read about the 10 countries in the region between India and China. A map exercise completes the activity.
Students read about the continent of Antarctica and view maps. A short quiz completes the activity.
Where Is Colombia?
In this learning activity you'll read about Colombia and view a map.