Glacier Valley Elementary School kindergarten teacher Joann Steininger, right, and parent Kayla Tripp help students Aubrey Ridle, left, Alexander Tripp, center, and Parker Henderson learn about what lives in the intertidal zone during Monday's low tide at Auke Recreation Beach.

Glacier Valley Elementary School kindergarten teacher Joann Steininger, right, and parent Kayla Tripp help students Aubrey Ridle, left, Alexander Tripp, center, and Parker Henderson learn about what lives in the intertidal zone during Monday's low tide at Auke Recreation Beach.

Photos: Fun at low tide

Elin Antaya, a sixth grader at Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School, examines a small crab while investigating the intertidal zone at Point Louisa on Monday. Monday’s minus four-foot low tide had many Juneau School District students scouring local beaches for life.

Kalila Arreola, a sixth grader at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School, examines a hermit crab while exploring the beach with her classmates at Point Louisa on Monday. Monday's minus four-foot low tide had many Juneau School District students scouring local beaches for life.

Kalila Arreola, a sixth grader at Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School, examines a hermit crab while exploring the beach with her classmates at Point Louisa on Monday. Monday’s minus four-foot low tide had many Juneau School District students scouring local beaches for life.

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