French Guiana Country Study | Distance Learning


Did you know that French Guiana is not an independent country? Or that they have their own space center? This country study includes a Google Slides presentation, 3 PDF activities, and all answer keys. Perfect for no-prep distance learning!


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3 printable PDF activities

  • French Guiana at-a-glance fill-in activity (1 page)
  • French Guiana crossword (1 page)
  • “What’s Your French Guiana IQ?”–trivia/research questions (1 page)
  • answer keys for all activities (3 pages)
  • not editable

Interactive Google™ Slides presentation

  • 26 slides
  • 11 comprehension questions–students type directly on the slides
  • external links to more information
  • nearly all slides contain photographs or colorful maps
  • Except for headers, all text is editable
  • answer key included (1 page)

Students will learn about:

  • French Guiana location on a map, borders
  • French Guiana flag
  • capital city
  • climate
  • plants and animals
  • economy–main exports, industries
  • religion
  • landforms–rainforest, savannahs, mangroves, Tumuc-Humac mountains
  • things to do–Carnival, Guiana Space Centre, witness leatherback sea turtle nesting on Awala-Yalimapo Beach
  • official language
  • government
  • French Guiana today–problems and challenges (civil unrest, general feeling that France doesn’t support them, illegal immigration, high unemployment)

Needed to use these activities:

  • printer for the PDF activities
  • teacher Google™ Classroom account
  • student Google™ Classroom accounts
  • internet connection
  • students will need a computer or tablet
  • optional: colored pencils (1 PDF activity has optional coloring areas)

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