A great way to learn about all the continents!
Summary: Students use the CIA World Factbook website to find information about all the countries of a specified continent and display the data in a table in an Excel spreadsheet.
This lesson is in my Level 5 Curriculum Progression.
Recommended for Fifth through Twelfth Grade
Uses Microsoft Excel, but can be adapted for other spreadsheet software.
Teacher Instructions (pdf)
Student Instructions [One each for all six continents] (pdf)
Students work at their own pace from written instructions.
Duration: Three to four 60-minute class sessions