8th graders at Andrew Wilson Charter School explored continental drift using modeling clay and digital cameras. By the end of class, they had studied, tracked and captured millions of years of Earth’s continental changes.

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Student Reflection:

“The animation shows how the continents have moved apart. Pangea was a super-continent over 200 million years ago. Earth’s surface will change over millions of years.”