Dora's Latin American Map Activity

Dora's Latin American Map Activity

Take a tour of Latin America with Dora the Explorer. Plant a flag of knowledge into our neighbors to the south.

Explore with Dora every day on Nick Jr.Explore with Dora every day on Nick Jr.

Dora's Latin American Map Activity

Craft Features

Parent Supervision Needed
This craft requires extra parent involvement and a watchful eye, because it may require sharp tools or intricate handiwork.
Explore with Us
Explore with us learning encompasses diversity, global cultures and languages, local neighborhood and community, and family roles and traditions.

Developmental Skills

Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Ages: 4-7

Materials

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Print out the map on heavyweight paper or secure to cardstock. Print out the flags and Dora templates on regular paper. You may might want to laminate it first for extra durability but it's not essential. Secure the map to the cardstock with push pins or tape the paper map securely onto a hard surface.

  2. Step 2

    Print out the Latin American flag templates. Again, you may wish to laminate these for long-term use. Follow instructions on the printable page to assemble the flags.

  3. Step 3

    Last, print out the stand-up Dora map and follow the simple instructions on that page. Then using tape or glue secure Dora to the spot on the map where indicated.

  4. Step 4

    Then travel the amazing world of Latin America with your child. Identify the countries, try to pronounce the name, stick the flags into each one and learn about the amazing cultures and histories of our great neighbors to the south. Note to parents: Be especially careful with the toothpicks around your children. Do not let them play with them or handle the sharp points. Buen viaje!

  1. More Dora the Explorer
    1. Dora Candy Cane Cover Craft

      Santa's little helpers can make a sweet sled for Dora and Swiper!

    2. Dora Candy Cane Covers

      Your preschooler can give a special holiday treat to everyone on her list!

    3. Dora Holiday Ornament Craft

      Kids can turn recyclables into beautiful Dora decorations!

    4. Dora Tabletop Christmas Tree

      Turn your table into a winter wonderland with this seasonal centerpiece!

    5. Dora & Diego Tree Ornaments

      Add a little adventure to your tree this year with the help of your kids' favorite exploring pair!

    6. Fall Welcome Door Sign

      Greet visitors with a colorful display featuring your child's Nick Jr. friends

    7. Dora Ice Skating Iron-on Craft

      Make a plain t-shirt or tote spectacular by adding our exclusive Dora decal

    8. Nick Jr. Winter Door Sign

      Make a do-together craft kids can proudly display on their door

    9. Boots No-Sew Snuggle Pillow

      Just when you thought Boots couldn't be any more huggable!

    10. Dora Winter Diorama

      A snow day? Hurray! Grab a shoebox and create a scene starring your favorite explorer!

    11. Boots Cozy Slippers

      Create the cutest footwear to warm up little toes!

    12. Boots No-Sew Scarf

      Let's bundle up with Boots and go outside!

    13. Dora Zipper Pulls

      Winter coats come off with ease!

    14. Dora Popcorn Holders

      Explore a new way to snack with Dora!

    15. Dora T-Shirt

      Print and create for your Dora the Explorer fan!

    16. Dora the Explorer Bracelet

      Jelly beans make a sweet and fashionable treat for Dora fans!

    17. Dora Cupcake Wrappers

      Every explorer will love these festive cupcake decorations!

    18. Dora's Flower Bouquet

      This keepsake homemade gift for Mom will last long after the special day is over!

    19. Dora's Cereal Box Soccer Game

      Transform a cereal box into a soccer field!

    20. Dora Soccer T-Shirt

      Print this decal and create a sporty tee for your explorer-to-be!

    21. Dora Soccer Puppet

      Make this simple paper puppet and play soccer with Dora!

    22. Dora's Easter Basket

      Get kids ready for Easter egg hunts by crafting a beautiful basket!

    23. Dora's Cereal Box Maze

      Turn a cereal box into a craft that will aMAZE your kids!

    24. Dora in Wonderland Clock

      Tick, tock, Dora and Boots are inside this clock!

    25. Dora's Mix & Match Craft

      It's paper dolls with a modern twist!

    26. Dora's Backpack Craft

      Turn a cereal box into a cute storage box for kids

    27. Nick Jr. Wind Catcher Craft

      Kids will be blown away by this beautiful outdoor decoration!

    28. Nick Jr. Centerpiece

      Invite your child's favorite Nick Jr. friends to the kids table with this printable craft

    29. Dora Ice Skating Board Game

      The race is on between Dora and the Ice Witch!

    30. Dora Treat Sack Iron-On

      Create your very own trick-or-treat bag with Dora!

    1. More Crafts
      1. Dora Candy Cane Cover Craft

        Santa's little helpers can make a sweet sled for Dora and Swiper!

      2. Dora Candy Cane Covers

        Your preschooler can give a special holiday treat to everyone on her list!

      3. Dora Holiday Ornament Craft

        Kids can turn recyclables into beautiful Dora decorations!

      4. Dora Tabletop Christmas Tree

        Turn your table into a winter wonderland with this seasonal centerpiece!

      5. Fall Welcome Door Sign

        Greet visitors with a colorful display featuring your child's Nick Jr. friends

      6. Dora Ice Skating Iron-on Craft

        Make a plain t-shirt or tote spectacular by adding our exclusive Dora decal

      7. Nick Jr. Winter Door Sign

        Make a do-together craft kids can proudly display on their door

      8. Boots No-Sew Snuggle Pillow

        Just when you thought Boots couldn't be any more huggable!

      9. Dora Winter Diorama

        A snow day? Hurray! Grab a shoebox and create a scene starring your favorite explorer!

      10. Boots No-Sew Scarf

        Let's bundle up with Boots and go outside!

      11. Dora Zipper Pulls

        Winter coats come off with ease!

      12. Dora Popcorn Holders

        Explore a new way to snack with Dora!

      13. Dora Cupcake Wrappers

        Every explorer will love these festive cupcake decorations!

      14. Dora's Flower Bouquet

        This keepsake homemade gift for Mom will last long after the special day is over!

      15. Dora's Cereal Box Soccer Game

        Transform a cereal box into a soccer field!

      16. Dora Soccer T-Shirt

        Print this decal and create a sporty tee for your explorer-to-be!

      17. Dora Soccer Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play soccer with Dora!

      18. Dora's Cereal Box Maze

        Turn a cereal box into a craft that will aMAZE your kids!

      19. Dora in Wonderland Clock

        Tick, tock, Dora and Boots are inside this clock!

      20. Dora's Mix & Match Craft

        It's paper dolls with a modern twist!

      21. Dora's Backpack Craft

        Turn a cereal box into a cute storage box for kids

      22. Nick Jr. Centerpiece

        Invite your child's favorite Nick Jr. friends to the kids table with this printable craft

      23. Dora Ice Skating Board Game

        The race is on between Dora and the Ice Witch!

      24. Dora Treat Sack Iron-On

        Create your very own trick-or-treat bag with Dora!

      25. Nick Jr. Cornucopia

        Kids can help get ready for the feast by adding color to this printable centerpiece!

      26. Father's Day Goody Bags

        This goody bag is dressed up for Dad's special day!

      27. Ice Cream Cone Wrappers

        Dress up cones with cute Nick Jr. characters!

      28. Dora's Perrito Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play fetch with Dora's little puppy!

      29. Dora Valentine's Day Lollipops

        Make lollipops even sweeter with these a-DORA-ble covers

      30. Dora Rocks! Picture Frame

        Who's that peeking out of Benny's barn? Paste a photo & surprise your little pop star