Capt. Bill and Sons Whale Watch

Don’t just watch the whales- become part of the research team whose mission is to conserve them! On a boat excursion with Capt. Bill and Sons Whale Watch, groups will receive a 10-minute introduction to whales, and then learn “spotting techniques” from naturalists and scientists. Throughout the trip, students and scouts will learn about biology, and conservation of whales and other marine mammals. 
Contact Info
Address: 24 Harbor Loop, Gloucester, MA 01930. Essex County. Tel: 800-339-4253. Email: info@captbillandsons.comWebsite:
Hrs: 7AM-10PM daily. 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Guided Activities, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Cost: Fee. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Boat Excursion Lesson Plan

Did you know a boat can be built out of concrete and it will still float? As long as the boat is lighter than the water it displaces, it will stay above water. Let students learn about how boats work, and explore hands-on activities students can do to “help” on the boat.... Continue