Islands Near and Far: A Comparison of Beach Sediment Samples from Hawaii Island and Isle Royale, MI

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Eighth graders gather data from beach sediment samples from the Hawaiian Islands and from Isle Royale, MI to determine what these samples can tell about the origins of these land masses. They study the geography of the two islands and how to locate them on map.

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