TYBEE ISLAND, GA (WTOC) - Students from the Tybee Island Maritme Academy got their hands dirty for the Maritime Beach Crawl. It was a hand-on learning experience to teach the kids about living on the coast of Georgia.
Students participated in several activities including sand castle building, seine netting, fishing and more.
"We had people with fossils, showing the kids fossils. we had beach volleyball going on just an enormous amount of activities," said Fannie Sexton, of the Tybee Island Maritime Academy.
Students from the Savannah College of Art and Design also helped out with the beach crawl.