World Geography

Explore the world with your students. Videos, atlas activities, and interactive maps help students get a closer look at the world around them. Stories of real young people from each region help students make personal connections to the lives of others around the globe.

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Go to North Africa Video: Meet Shaimaa

North Africa Video: Meet Shaimaa

Get a glimpse of what life is like in Cairo, Egypt through this video about Shaimaa and her family.

Go to Central Asia and the Caucasus Story: Meet Askar

Central Asia and the Caucasus Story: Meet Askar

Read Askar's story and learn about some of the challenges facing the people of Kyrgyzstan as Askar describes his life.

Go to Central America and the Caribbean Interactivity: Regional Atlas

Central America and the Caribbean Interactivity: Regional Atlas

Explore the Caribbean and sharpen your map skills with this interactive atlas activity.

Go to United States Map: Climate Regions

United States Map: Climate Regions

Get a satellite view of the US climate zones. Download and view this full-color map in your favorite GIS 3-D Earth viewer.