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Asia—Continent of Contrasts

Asia—Continent of Contrasts

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About Asia

The National Geographic Society brings geographic knowledge to students, teachers, and families throughout the United States with Geography Action!. Join us as we continue our five-year journey around the world, focusing our geographic lens on the continent of Asia. Explore the rich cultures and landscapes of Asia, and learn more about the global impact of Asia's current critical issues.

Asia Maps

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Print out a black-and-white map of Asia for projects and reports.

Asia Activities

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This kit includes all the tips you need to put on a fun-filled, internationally themed event for students, families, and communities to enjoy. Geography Action! Geo-Games events are low-cost, easy to implement, and adaptable to your school's resources and needs.

Other Resources

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Join Dr. Michal LeVasseur, PhD Geographer and Director of the Geography Action! Asia Institute, for a dynamic explanation of the basics of geography and a journey through Asia.

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