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Giant map helps students learn about Africa

Giant map helps students learn about Africa. (Photo Source: WLOX) Giant map helps students learn about Africa. (Photo Source: WLOX)
LONG BEACH, MS (WLOX) -

Some Long Beach elementary students enjoyed an African adventure Tuesday. National Geographic set-up a giant map of the African continent in the school's gymnasium. 

This is the fourth year the map program has visited Harper McCaughan Elementary School.Students in sock feet walked across the various countries, learning about climate, culture and animals.

The giant map will be visiting classrooms across the state over the next few weeks. It is headed next to Ocean Springs.

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