Afghanistan is in the news and it is important to know where it is and what countries border this significant country. After your class uses this product, they will know more about Afghanistan than 95% of the adults in this country and you will have done very little work to teach them. This product contains two map activities on Afghanistan and 13 Internet activities. Each Internet Activity is designed to teach your students all they need to know about Afghanistan; so they will be able to understand each current event about this country better. Get your students engaged by doing their own research and allowing them class time to teach others about what they have learned. This package also includes some materials on the 2016 presidential election to encourage your students to examine how each candidate would handle Afghanistan and become an educated voter. This product’s main purpose is to turn your class on to the news and encourage your students to bring in other current events about Afghanistan. After your class knows the geography and understands the history of this area, your students will be more motivated to learn additional information about this region of the world. Teaching current events and geography can strengthen comprehension skills and improve test scores by providing your students with more valuable background knowledge.