Teach your students about Panama with this printable handout. Your students will read a brief overview of Panama, write 'Panama City' next to the star on the map to show the capital, color a small flag and map, and use the map and compass to answer 10 questions. 2 printable handouts plus answer key.
Colored pencils or crayons and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. No other prep needed. This activity is usually done in class but can also be assigned as homework. Students can collect all completed handouts of Central America to review as a whole when complete.
Handouts available for countries of Central America include: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama.
For use with Interactive Notebooks: After the handout for the country is completed and the map and flag are colored, cut out the map and flag and paste into the notebook under the topic of Central America. Under the map and flag, students will write a summary of what they now know about that country.
Key words: Panama canal, Spanish, cardinal, ordinal directions.