Fifth graders from North Texas went on a special field trip to the Cotton Bowl on Wednesday.
The students from the Momentous Institute got a science lesson about the process of turning the football stadium into an ice rink for the NHL Winter Classic.
The students are part of a hockey scholar program that uses hockey to explore the real life applications of science, technology, engineering, and math concepts.
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