Closing the Triangle: A Quest for Rapa Nui

Polynesian Voyaging Society

Education Packet, 1999-2000

Table of Contents

Letter of Introduction / Navigator Nainoa Thompson

Section I. History and Heritage

History and Heritage

Virtual Voyage and Research and Action Projects

How to Track Hokule'a


Section II. Vision and Exploration

Vision and Exploration

Exploring the Night Sky: How to Find Navigation Stars

Star Charts for Hawai'i, October 1999 (Evenings) and January 2000 (Pre-Dawn and Evening)


Section III. Our Sacred Earth

Our Sacred Earth

Malama Hawai'i Projects

Section IV. Resources

Resources for Teachers