Look at the image of the world map. Can you name any continents or oceans? Where is the
UK on this map?
• Go through the slides naming the seven continents and the five oceans. Each continent is divided up into smaller countries. Find the UK on the map. Which continent is it in?
• Have you ever visited another country? Can you find it on the map? Now, can you find out the continent?
• The countries in the world have different weather depending on how close they are to the
equator or the poles. Does you know where the North Pole, the South Pole or the equator is on the
• Look at the information on the slides about the North Pole, the South Pole and the equator. Explain that the countries that are closer to the equator are warmer than the countries that are closer to the poles.