Presentation on theme: "Second Grade Social Studies"— Presentation transcript:
1 Second Grade Social Studies The Seven ContinentsEuropeAsiaNorth AmericaThe Seven ContinentsPacific OceanPacific OceanAtlantic OceanAfricaSecond Grade Social StudiesSouth AmericaAustraliaAntarcticaIndian OceanArctic Ocean
2 Seven Continents There are seven continents on Earth. Asia Antarctica AfricaAustraliaNorth AmericaSouth AmericaEurope
3 AsiaAsia is the largest continent. It is one large land mass with Europe, divided by the Ural Mountains.
4 AntarcticaAntarctica is the continent located around the South Pole.
5 AfricaAfrica is the second largest continent. There are about 53 countries in Africa.
6 AustraliaAustralia is an island in the Southern Hemisphere. Australia, nicknamed the "Land Down Under,", is a country, an island and a continent. It is the world's smallest continent and the sixth-largest country.
7 North AmericaNorth America is the continent that we live on. It is made up of the United States, Canada to our North, and Mexico to our South.
8 South AmericaPart of South America is in the Northern Hemisphere and part of it is in the Southern Hemisphere.
9 EuropeEurope is connected to Asia. It is made up of many countries such as England, Russia, and France.