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9/25/07

Lubbock Students Learning Geography with Driver Bob

Students at Lubbock-Cooper are taking a low tech and unique approach to learning geography. 

"Driver Bob" is a driver for Mayflower Van Lines.  Cooper 4th and 5th graders are going keep in touch with him throughout the year, and follow his adventures, first hand. 

The fun began with a tour of his truck Tuesday afternoon. Students will use a map to track his cross country route.

The project will create an awareness of U.S. geography, historical landmarks, math and writing skills, and even some safety awareness.

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