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Foster global awareness in your class with U.S. and world geography printables, lessons and references. Teach students about oceans and landforms with science activities and mapping resources. There are plenty of crossword puzzles and quizzes to test your students' knowledge of the earth's surface. Map and geography skills may be used in many subject areas including language arts, math, and history. These social studies resources can enhance any curriculum for kindergarten through twelfth grade.

Grade-level Geography Guides

Geography Guide - Grade 3
Geography Guide - Grade 4
Geography Guide - Grade 5
Geography Guide - Grade 6
Geography Guide - Grade 7

Printables for Grades K-5

U.S. Map with State Capitals
Find the Continents and Oceans
United States Map (Outline)
Outline Map of Asia
World Map (Black and White)
Africa Mapping Activity
Map of Southeast United States
More Popular Geography Printables

Printables for Grades 6-8

U.S. Map with State Capitals
United States Map (Outline)
Outline Map of Asia
World Map (Black and White)
Geography Quiz: State Capitals
Map of Midwest United States
Map of Northeast United States
More Popular Geography Printables

Printables for Grades 9-12

U.S. Map with State Capitals
United States Map (Outline)
Outline Map of Asia
World Map (Black and White)
The War of 1812
Map of North America
Political Map of Europe
More Popular Geography Printables

Lesson Plans

PowerPoint Postcards Presentation
Latitude and Longitude
Chart Columbus's Voyages
Australia Poster
Pilgrim Unit (7 lessons)
Ocean Currents
What Are the Modern Olympic Games?
More Popular Geography Lesson Plans

Quizzes

U.S. Geography and Maps Quiz
Geography Quiz
Country Capitals Quiz
Geographical Superlatives Quiz
Historical Geography Quiz
Continents Quiz
Weather and Oceans Quiz
More Geography Quizzes

Maps and Globes Resources

U.S. Map with State Capitals
United States Map (Outline)
Outline Map of Asia
World Map (Black and White)
Practicing Map Skills
Map of U.S. Regions
Map Library
More Popular Maps and Globes Resources

Geography Games & Puzzles

Name That State
Cities Around the World
The Southern States Crossword Puzzle II
Find the State
Florida Word Puzzle
Hawaii II Word Search
A Geography Wordsearch
More Geography Games & Puzzles

Technology Resources for Geography

Wonders of the World Questions
Wonders of the World
Researching Our National Parks
Up, Up, and Away
How Far Is It?
Fantasy Vacation
More Technology Resources for Geography

U.S. Geography Resources

U.S. Map with State Capitals
United States Map (Outline)
Map Library
Map of Western United States
Map of Southwest United States
United States Maps Gallery
Map Library – United States
More Popular U.S. Geography Resources

World Geography Resources

Wonders of the World Questions
World Geography Glossary
World Map (Black and White)
Longest Street in the World
World Maps Gallery
Sailing Around the World
Mountains of the World Quiz
More Popular World Geography Resources

References

Christopher Columbus Facts
Origin of U.S. State Names
Oceans and Seas
Just Where Was Columbus?
Columbus's Voyages
Languages by Country
Mexico – Background Information
More Popular Geography References

Geography Skill Builders

Skill Builders: Geography Challenge Questions, Week 1
Skill Builders: Geography Challenge Questions, Week 3
Skill Builders: Geography Challenge Questions, Week 4
Skill Builders: Geography Challenge Questions, Week 9
Skill Builders: Geography Challenge Questions, Week 20
Skill Builders: Geography Challenge Questions, Week 28
Skill Builders: Geography Challenge Questions, Week 3
More Geography Skill Builders

Political Geography Resources

Map Library – the World
Maps & Activities Printables Slideshow
Maps & Activities Printable Book (Grades 4-12)
Continents of the World
Capitals of the World Quiz
Major Cities and Rivers in Russia
State Capitals and Largest Cities for Each State
More Political Geography Resources

Geography Resources for History Class

Mapping the War: World War II
All About Early Explorers
Chart Columbus's Voyages
German Nazi Takeover: 1933-1944
Fun State Facts Printables Slideshow
Countries Quiz
What Are the Modern Olympic Games?
More Popular Geography Resources for History Class

Earth Science & Geography Connected

Ocean Pollution
What's the Solution to Ocean Pollution?
Chart of the Water Cycle
Time Zones Around the World
Weather Words
Wonders of the World Questions
Plate Tectonics Test
More Popular Geography Activities for Earth Science Class

Math & Geography Connected

Coordinate Grids (Gr. 3)
Latitude and Longitude
Plan a Vacation
Map Making, Floor Plans & Map Reading
Time Zones in the U.S.
Making Choices: Decision Making (Gr. 6)
Reading a Map
More Popular Geography Activities for Math Class

Language Arts & Geography Connected

Animal Research and Writing
All About Early Explorers
Read the Map
Wonders of the World Questions
Spanish-Speaking Countries and Their Capitals
Geography Reading Warm-Up: Rainforests
Anaconda Reading Passage
More Popular Language Arts Activities for Geography

Art Activities for Geography

Compass Rose
Maps and Globes Book
Kente Cloth
Dora the Explorer Map (English)
A Bedroom Map
More Art Activities for Geography

Earth Day Activities

Science, Technology, and Society: Clean Machine
Geographical Highs, Lows, and Boundaries of the U.S.
Glaciers: Ice That Flows
National Park System of the United States
Rivers of the United States
Economic Resources
Experiment Activity: Experimenting with Erosion Control
More Earth Day Teacher Resources

Wildlife Week Resources

Animal Research and Writing
How Do Animals Adapt to Seasonal Change? -- Activity 4.12
Anaconda Reading Passage
On the Far Side of the Mountain
What Animal Do I Admire?
Kingfisher Knowledge Guide: Dangerous Creatures Teacher's Guide

Columbus Day Activities

All About Early Explorers
Chart Columbus's Voyages
Explorers' Routes
Christopher Columbus' Journey
Columbus Day Activities
Columbus's Discovery Maze
Columbus Wasn't First
More Columbus Day Teacher Resources

Native American Resources

Native American Life on the Great Plains
Native American Tribes of the Great Plains
American Indian Regions
Indian Regions
The Earliest Americans Reading and Quiz
More American Indians & Native Americans - Teacher Resources

Voyages & Travels Resources

All About Early Explorers
Australia Poster
Triangular Trade in the Atlantic Ocean
Touring Mexico
First Hot-Air Balloon Flight
Modified Orienteering
Historical Fiction Reading Warm-Up: The Christmas Gift
More Popular Voyages & Travel Resources

Ocean Resources

Earth's Oceans
An Ocean Adventure Sub Kit (Grades 3-4)
The Oceans of the World
What Are Ocean Currents?
Modeling Climates
How Do Ocean Waves Cause Erosion?
Word Search: The World's Oceans
More Oceans – Teacher Resources

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Summer
Summer is almost over! Whether you still have several weeks until the first day of school, or just a couple, you can still focus on engaging students' minds while they're on vacation. Try our summer reading suggestions, math and science worksheets, and cross-curricular resource packets to prepare kids for what the next school year will bring!

August Calendar of Events
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