PHOTO: Beaufort students take walk around world with giant map

February 8, 2013 

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Students from first-grade teacher Christy Brock's class watch as their classmates try to find France on a 26' x 26' map of Europe Friday morning at St. Peter Catholic School in Beaufort. The large vinyl maps by National Geographic can be "checked out" and comes with a teacher guide, a set of activities and materials.

SARAH WELLIVER, STAFF PHOTO

Students from first-grade teacher Christy Brock's class watch as their classmates try to find France on a 26 feet by 26 feet map of Europe Friday morning at St. Peter Catholic School in Beaufort. The large vinyl maps by National Geographic can be borrowed by teachers across the county. They arrive with a teacher guide, a set of activities and materials.

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