Asia is largest continent in the world. It is more than five times larger than Oceania. Asia includes fifty countries. More than half of the world’s people live in Asia, and they speak nearly 2300 languages. Explore some of the countries of Asia below.
- For an overview of China, visit Little Passports.
- Watch this video to learn fantastic facts about China from JrMojo.
- Watch this National Geographic Video to see the Great Wall of China from above.
- Which Chinese New Year animal are you like?
- Learn to make delicious Jiaozi by visiting The Spruce Eats.
- Explore the Insect Museum of West China.
- Admire the beautiful work of the China Paper Cutting Museum.
- For an overview of India, visit Little Passports.
- Watch this video to learn fantastic facts about India from JrMojo.
- Learn about Holi: Festival of Colors by visiting National Geographic Kids.
- Learn about Diwali: India’s biggest holiday of the year.
- Check out the Indian Peafowl– one of the largest flying birds!
- Read more about the Women in India: Unheard Stories.
- Visit Little Passports for an overview of Japan.
- Learn fantastic facts about Japan by visiting National Geographic Kids.
- Learn about Japanese Art and Culture by visiting PBS Learning Media.
- Visit Tokyo’s National Museum of Nature and Science.
- Take a moment to make a Koinobori (Carp Streamer) Toilet Paper Roll Craft.
- Learn fun facts about Turkey by visiting National Geographic Kids.
- For an overview of Turkey, visit Little Passports.
- Learn how to make the sweet confection known as Turkish Delight by visiting The Spruce Eats.
- What is a Caracal? Watch this video to learn about this creature that resides in Turkey’s Taurus Mountains.