Central & South America

Hello World Travelers! Continuing our adventures, we will be heading south! Today we will be discussing the history, geography, and culture of Central & South America!

What to expect on Zoom: We will start off by doing a Show and Tell of what you all worked on yesterday. We will discuss in class the basic geography and the basic history of Central & South America. We will watch a few videos and discuss what we learned in the videos.


  • Understand the basic geography of Central & South America!
  • Understand the basic history of Central & South America!
  • Get to know the general culture of Central & South America!
  • Make some crafts and food from these different countries!

Want to re-watch some videos?

Earn your points!


15 Points Recipe: Empanadas


  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • ¼- ½ cup sugar
  • Pinch of salt
  • 8 ounces butter 8 ounces = 225grams= 2 sticks, cut into pieces
  • 2 eggs
  • 2-4 tablespoons of cold water or cold milk

20 Points Teach: Take your favorite thing you learned about Central & South America (could be the craft, a video we watched, the recipe you made), and teach someone else in your household about it! Once you are done teaching that person – have them sign off on the worksheet and bring it to show the class the next day!

Looking Forward to Tomorrow: Tomorrow we will swim across the Atlantic Ocean to Europe! Get ready to learn about European culture! This is where many of our American roots come from! See you tomorrow!