Ch 6: World Geography For Elementary School

About This Chapter

This self-paced chapter can give your students the knowledge boost they need to excel on a test, assignment or project that covers world geography. Study resources in this chapter include bite-sized lessons, multiple-choice quizzes and a practice exam, all of which are available in a secure online environment.

World Geography For Elementary School - Chapter Summary

Studying world geography can be a fun process for young students who explore the entertaining lessons in this short chapter. Our instructors present the lessons in an engaging, easy-to-follow format that makes it simple to grasp the basics of constellations, mountains, landforms and more. Accompanying each lesson is a mini-quiz designed to test students' knowledge of concepts it covers. Use our practice exam to make certain that students fully comprehend the entire chapter.

Chapter Topics

  • World's highest mountains
  • Constellations in the southern hemisphere
  • Landforms in Australia
  • Latitude and longitude definitions, facts and examples

Who It's For

Kids who need extra help with world geography concepts will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about the basics of world geography.

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding latitude and longitude
  • Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about Australian landforms
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning geography (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about constellations
  • Students who struggle to understand their geography teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra geography resources

How It Works

  • Find lessons in the chapter that cover the world geography topics your student needs to learn or review.
  • Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
  • Review the lesson or video transcripts, emphasizing the highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about the basics of world geography.
  • Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify your student understands world geography facts by administering the World Geography For Elementary School chapter exam.

12 Lessons in Chapter 6: World Geography For Elementary School
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Highest Mountains in the World: Lesson for Kids

1. Highest Mountains in the World: Lesson for Kids

In this lesson, you will learn about the highest mountains in the world. You may think of Mt. Everest as the tallest mountain, but scientists say that this isn't necessarily true!

Southern Hemisphere Constellations Lesson for Kids

2. Southern Hemisphere Constellations Lesson for Kids

If you were a sailor hundreds of years ago, you'd have used the stars to help you find your way. In this lesson, you'll find out about some of the constellations in the Southern Hemisphere that helped guided explorers on their adventures.

Australian Landforms Lesson for Kids

3. Australian Landforms Lesson for Kids

In this lesson, you'll take a trip to the continent of Australia to look at and learn about some very unique landforms. Read on to find out about the Bungle Bungle Range, Uluru, and other famous Australian landforms.

Latitude & Longitude Lesson for Kids: Definition, Examples & Facts

4. Latitude & Longitude Lesson for Kids: Definition, Examples & Facts

The world is very big, so how can you find a specific place you're looking for on a map? In this lesson, you'll learn about latitude and longitude. Latitude and longitude are some of the most basic and important geography terms, and are used to find the locations of places on a map.

Earth Hemispheres Lesson for Kids

5. Earth Hemispheres Lesson for Kids

Do you like to explore? In this lesson, we will take an exciting trip around the globe to learn about Earth's hemispheres. We will explore the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Hemispheres.

Northern Hemisphere Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

6. Northern Hemisphere Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

Have you ever heard of the Northern Hemisphere of the Earth? In this lesson, find out where the Northern Hemisphere is located and learn some interesting facts about this half of the Earth.

Differences of the Northern and Southern Hemispheres Lesson for Kids

7. Differences of the Northern and Southern Hemispheres Lesson for Kids

I flew to Australia to visit my friend, Sam, for Christmas. It was winter when I left the United States, but summer when I landed in Australia! How could that be? This lesson will explain.

Southern Hemisphere Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

8. Southern Hemisphere Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

How would you like to visit a place that has lots of water, fewer people and less pollution? If that sounds interesting, read on to find out about the Southern Hemisphere of Earth!

Cultures of the Western Hemisphere Lesson for Kids

9. Cultures of the Western Hemisphere Lesson for Kids

The western hemisphere includes a huge number of peoples living in North and South America. Learn about their societies, languages, food, and other cultural aspects in this lesson.

Countries in the Western Hemisphere Lesson for Kids

10. Countries in the Western Hemisphere Lesson for Kids

Have you ever imagined taking a journey to a different country? There are many exciting countries all over the world. In this lesson, you will learn about countries in the Western Hemisphere.

Western Hemisphere Lesson for Kids: Geography & Facts

11. Western Hemisphere Lesson for Kids: Geography & Facts

Have you ever heard someone talk about the 'New World?' In this lesson, you'll find out what the phrase 'New World' means and what it has to do with the division of the Earth into the Eastern and Western Hemispheres.

The Earth's Axis Lesson for Kids

12. The Earth's Axis Lesson for Kids

Have you ever wondered why the Earth leans sideways? In this lesson, we will investigate why the Earth is tilted sideways, what caused this to happen, and why the Earth's tilt matters.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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