Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

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West Sylvan (Grades 6-8)
8111 SW West Slope Drive | Portland, OR 97225
Phone: (503) 916-5690 | Fax: (503) 916-2681
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Map Resources & Quizzes

Map links


Map games for the 13 Colonies
Map games for the United States

 


Map games for anywhere in the world
  • Specific games for the Americas
    • South America quiz. This quiz asks you to click on a specific country. It gives you three opportunities to get the correct answer and offers help if you request it.
    • Central & South America. It has numerous levels for capitals, countries, and geography. Challenging! You need flash 6 or higher.
    • Map puzzle - free software.
  • Specific games for the Middle East
    • Map quiz for the greater Middle East. For this quiz, you drag each country name onto the correct location on the map. This quiz covers every country on your map.
    • A map quiz for a geographically smaller Middle East. This quiz asks you to click on a specific country. It gives you three opportunities to get the correct answer and offers help if you request it.
    • Maps.com - On the left side bar, click on Find-It: the Middle East and North Africa. This link does not include all of the countries on your map, but it gets quite a few of them.
    • Middle Eastern Geography Games - This game includes the 20 countries in the traditional Middle East. It has numerous levels for capitals, countries, and geography. Challenging!

  • The next two are for Asia and Africa, but some of these countries will be on your middle east test.
    • Asian Geography Games. This game includes Asia north and east of the traditional Middle East. Some of the countries on this map will be on our Middle East quiz. It has numerous levels for capitals, countries, and geography. Challenging!
    • African Geography Games. This game includes all of Africa, but only the countries in North Africa will be on the map test. It has numerous levels for capitals, countries, and geography. Challenging!

  • Specific Map Games for Europe
    • Interactive Map of Europe Great for starters. Put the cursor on a country and it tells you its name and capital.
    • Europe Puzzle The hardest game listed on my page. It includes 9 levels!!! If you can work up to 100% on level 5, you will do WELL on the quiz. The higher levels will give you a true challenge!
    • Seterra Europe - Download freeware to help learn the geography of Europe. Seterra is a challenging geography program with 16 different exercises that teach you European geography and flags.
    • This rivers and mountains of Europe quiz will challenge you! (Thanks to Josh for finding it.)

  • Specific game for Asia