Sponsors wanted for class trip to Boston

Eugene Brook Intermediate School science teacher Christine Gillette, an organizer of the May class trip to Boston, said eighth-graders Gwen Masons, Jordyn Thorne and Kaitlyn Cope used a pressure pumper and an empty 2-liter soda bottle and measured the change in mass. The trip is designed to bring to life many of the areas of the curriculum students have been studying during the past several years. Photo by Christine Gillette

WEBUTUCK — With Spring still months away, 45 excited Eugene Brooks Intermediate School eighth-graders have something special to look forward to as they think about May 9 and 10, when they will be leaving their small town lives behind and heading to Boston on what for many will be the trip of a lifetime. Much of the trip will coincide with lessons learned in the classroom.

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