Countries for Kids

How much do your kids know about the amazing countries around the world? Everyone should be able to name the continents, find major countries on the map, and tell you where the Great Pyramids of Giza are. With these free printables you can help them learn! Plus, don’t miss our other history for kidsunits.

Countries for Kids - so many fun, clever, free printable maps, worksheets, country books, Christmas Around the World and more for kids to learn about other countries of the world. Perfect for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade kids #aroundtheworld #geography #countriesforkids

Countries for Kids

Kids will have fun learning about all the amazing, unique countries for kids with all these fun, clever activities and free printables.

We love using these Free Printable Passports for Kids! They help us to record the places we learn about and make it an adventure. The kids just love this simple idea to make it playful!

Plus younger kids starting to learn their place in this world will love these simle, expanding horizons activities:


Continents Book for Kids


First of all, help kids learn about the way we organize all the countries in the world with these free Continents Books for kids.

Printable World Maps


Then help kids learn where the major oceans are in these Free Printable World Maps. Plus kids can dive deeper into each continent and find the countries, capitals, rivers, and mountain ranges all around the world.

Christmas Around the World


Now it’s time to dive into the different cultures, customs, and beauty of other countries around the world. This Christmas Around the World study is perfect to start because it will give you a little information and an activity for each country studied. It even includes free country worksheets!

Or, if you are a Christian, you will love this Craft & Pray Around the World. It also takes a look at countries around the world, but also includes how to pray for the people that live there. A different country is featured every day with a unique, country themed ornament your family can make together.


Countries of the World Coloring Book


Kids will have fun discovering the diversity around the world with this FREE  countries of the world book. Use the country coloring sheets individually or put all 18 together to make a Countries of the World Book. Each page includes the country map, flag, several famous icons, key information for each country. These are NO PREP! Just print, color, read, and learn.


Country Specific Resources

Finally, if you are looking to focus on a specific country you will love these different free printables to take a closer look at each of the following countries:


Country Mini Books

  • Italy for Kids Printable Book discover the country famous for pizza, leaning tower of pisa, art, venice, and more!
  • France for Kids Printable Book to learn about the amazing country known for the Eiffel Tower
  • Ancient Greece Printable Book to dive into  the country famous for the Acropolis
  • Kenya for Kids Printable Book takes you on a safari through an amazing country filled with wildlife
  • Mexico for Kids Printable book takes you to a Fiesta filled with colorful dresses, sombreros, and mariachi music!
  • Spain for Kids Printable Book introduces kids to flamenco dancers, bull fighting, delicious paella, and more!
  • China for Kids Printable Book takes you to the forbidden city, great wall of china, and Terra Cotta Warriors.
  • Japan for Kids Printable book takes you to the graceful island country in the pacific ocean.


Country Coloring Pages

Country Lapbooks


History Lessons for Kids

Our fun, hands-on and engaging homeschool history include not only clever activities to make history fun and memorable, but FREE printable worksheets and games too!

  • Mesopotamia History – learn about he cradle of civilization while making costumes, recipes, maps, their own wheeled transport replica, play the royal game of Ur, make raised reliefs, practice cuniform in clay, and construct their own zigurats!
  • Early Explorers contains activities and printables to relive the adventures of early explorers for kids as they become a viking with Leif Erickson, sale around the world with Magellan, head to China with Marco Polo, discover the New World with Columbus, and more!
  • Middle Ages for Kids. Build your own Medieval Castle, learn about the science of a catapult, dye silk, make peasant bread, find out the important roles of knights, make a bow and arrow, learn the origin of pretzels, making illuminated manuscripts, make artwork with egg paint and weaving simple tapestries .
  • Native Americans for Kids – explore various tribes as you create free printable book, make PVC tent, totem poles, Indian fry bread, husk dolls, recreate an archeological dig with arrow heads, and more!
  • Colonial America for Kids takes kids on a journey back to the first settlers in America – eat Gruel, makea Wattle & Daub house, create a tin lantern, write with a quill, make simple Johnny Cakes, make you own marbles, create traditional silhouette art projects, and more.
  • American Revolution for Kids.  In 4 units your students will learn what events lead up to the American Revolutionand famous figures will making dragon pistols, roll their own cartridges, working spy cipher, cold feet activity.
  • What was the Westward Expanion?  Hisotyr comes alive as they learn about the oregon trail, pony express, gold rush, transcontinental railroad, and more with printables and activities like making a covered wagon, homemade crackers, how to square dance, pan for gold, and make a railroad project.
  • Civil War for Kids We have recommendations for mapping and visiting famous battle sights nearby, printable civil war board game, make an informative emergent reader, create a flip book or people students should know, and complete some free printable Civil War worksheets.
  • United States for Kids – we have worksheets, games, state coloring pages and more to make learning about the USA fun!
  • Learn about the Children of the World and the countries they live in with our handy, FREE resources: country readers, map of the world for kids to print and label,  a printable countries of the world coloring book.

Looking for more fun, creative ways you can begin homeschooling for free? We have over 1,000,000 pages of FREE pre k worksheets, kindergarten worksheets, grade 1 worksheets, second grade worksheets and more for K12. Plus see our history lesson plans, free math games, english worksheetssight words activitiesalphabet worksheets, and cvc word games for kids of all ages!

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