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Sterling students see the world

Published: Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST
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(Philip Marruffo/pmarruffo@saukvalley.com)
Students in Kandi Koett's third-grade class at Lincoln Elementary School in Sterling prepare to enter the GeoSphere, brought to the school Monday afternoon from the Geographic Society of Chicago. The 20-foot-tall globe gave the students a lesson in how the earth's waters are connected.
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(Philip Marruffo/pmarruffo@saukvalley.com)
Steve Jansen of the Geographic Society of Chicago speaks to Mrs. Koett's students inside the globe Monday afternoon.

Students in Kandi Koett's third-grade class at Lincoln Elementary School in Sterling prepare to enter the GeoSphere, brought to the school Monday afternoon from the Geographic Society of Chicago. The 20-foot-tall globe gave the students a lesson in how the earth's waters are connected.

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