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Continents and Oceans

posted Oct 14, 2014, 11:53 AM by Michael Dreyfus-Pai   [ updated Sep 11, 2016, 3:47 PM by kmcmillan@ctkschool.org ]
Today we're going to learn about the continents and oceans of the world.

Navigating in Google Maps
  1. Go to Google Maps
  2. Switch to Satellite view
  3. Zoom all the way out until you can see the whole world!
  4. Explore around by dragging and zooming. At the right zoom level you will see the names of the Oceans.
  5. Write the names of the oceans on your map with a blue pencil or marker.

Identifying the Continents

  1. Play this game to identify the continents: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/world_G0_Click.html
  2. Once you have them all, add the continents to your map in marker or colored pencil. Use a color different from blue.
Extension
  • Option 1: Go to Google Maps and look for other features. Add countries, seas, or other places to your map in pencil.
  • Option 2: Play all the levels of World Continents and get really good!
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