First United Methodist Church pre-school in traveled from Laurel to Meridian aboard the Amtrak Crescent. The lesson? 'T' is for train.
It's a trip the pre-school has been hosting foe years. School officials say it's always one of the highlights of the year.
"Any time we step out of the classroom, it's always an adventure," said director Debbie Bonner. "And they will remember this for a lifetime. We've read our book about Thomas the Train. We've done our picture on the train. It's just such an exciting thing when we get to the letter 'T'. "
The kids followed up their train ride with a trip to McDonald's.