Venezuela has been in the news. There are four map activities in this package of materials. This product contains one map activity on Venezuela, two map activities on the South America. There is one map test on Venezuela provided. There is one Internet Activity in this product that can be done as homework or classwork. This product’s main purpose is to turn your class on to the news and encourage your students to bring in current events about Venezuela. After your class knows the location of this country, 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.