Williams College students bring special energy to North Adams elementary schools

It’s a sunny afternoon, but students at Brayton Elementary School are already staring at constellations in the night sky.

After an astronomy lesson about the stars, first-graders in Jacqueline Thomas’ class were tasked with forming their own constellations using gold star-shaped stickers and black paper. With limitless imagination, the students guessed what each others’ constellations formed.