+
7 Continents: A Love Story

7 Continents: A Love Story

Author: Carla Vigil
Description:

At the end of this lesson, students will be able to use a map, globe, or a mental map to recall the 7 continents and at least one fact about each.
 

This is a brief lesson reviewing the names and a few interesting facts about each continent.  This lesson is designed to be used in 2nd-4th grades as needed for introduction of the continents or a review which will assist students in remembering the names of each.  This lesson uses the "hook" of a funny anecdote to help students remember the 7 continents.  It also includes a brief review of the 4 hemispheres as well.  In addition, this lesson includes a Word file to be completed for accountability for the student as well as a link to a song which will further differentiate the lesson and assist students in remembering the names of the continents. 

(more)
See More
Try a College Course Free

Sophia’s self-paced online courses are a great way to save time and money as you earn credits eligible for transfer to over 2,000 colleges and universities.*

Begin Free Trial
No credit card required

25 Sophia partners guarantee credit transfer.

221 Institutions have accepted or given pre-approval for credit transfer.

* The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 20 of Sophia’s online courses. More than 2,000 colleges and universities consider ACE CREDIT recommendations in determining the applicability to their course and degree programs.

Tutorial

The Seven Continents: A Love Story

This is the video lesson including PowerPoint presentation that students view.

7 Continents Love Story

7 Continents Handout

This is designed to give students accountability for their flipped lesson, which should be viewed on their own time.

Full Screen

The Continents Song

This serves as another "hook" for students to assist in remembering the continents.