Lesson 2: Continents and Oceans
Okay, so I've been looking at all these world maps, and I've decided I want to try to spend the least amount of time in the air. I am not a fan of airplane food. That said, instead of figuring out which country I want to start with, I first need to figure out which continent to start on. There are seven to choose from. Where should I start?
Introduction to the Continents and Oceans
Characteristics of the Continents
Memorizing the Continent and Ocean Names
Still struggling to remember all the names? Try using these silly mnemonic phrases.
A=Asia, Africa, Australia, Antartica
Putting What You've Learned Into Practice:
Take It Even Farther:
- Tell an adult the names of the 7 continents and 5 oceans BY MEMORY
- Complete one or more of these continents and oceans worksheets
- Read Passport to the World, p. 6-7
- Choose a book to read from this week's book basket.