THE 7 CONTINENTS
In a nutshell a continent is a group of countries collected together under one name. Usually this is decided by how close the countries are to one another and how much of a shared culture they have.
Learn about the world 7 continents by clicking their names below or the areas on the map.
DID YOU KNOW
It is widely accepted that there are 7 continents in the world however sometimes this number can changed depending on how you group countries. See some examples below:
1. Take a look at the map of the World.
2. Try and make a new continent of your own and explain why.
3. Is it because there are lots of countries connected together? Do they share a similar culture. Do they have the same animals?
Click on one of the continents below and discover where they are in the world, who lives there, what animals there are and much more...
Click on a continent above for lots of fun facts, animals, activities and more!