You could use this activity to show students how the world is round and where all the continents and oceans are located. The first grade standard is in the geography strand under spatial thinking and skills saying: Maps can be used to locate and identify
How to Teach Geography with Continent Boxes, DIY Montessori Continent Boxes, A multi-sensory approach to learning with kids, Multi-Culture ideas with kids. I think these would be awesome in a grade geography class.
FREE Interactive World Map With Activities. If you are studying world geography, then grab this FREE World map and activities for kids. This printable map is an interactive way to learn about the continents.