Young Engineers Build and Test Cars

These 2nd grade engineers were given a bag of materials and told to build a car that could roll freely down a ramp. And they did… all different designs! Next, they tested to see how different ramp surfaces affected their cars’ rolling. They attended to their tests with passion!

Glorious Clouds!

These sharp kindergarten scientists can tell a cirrus cloud from cumulous clouds- can you? What’s your favorite type of cloud we asked? “Friday afternoon cumulous clouds” was this student’s response.

Ice Age Field Trip on a Cold L.A. Day

Third grade scientists traveled back in time on a cold, rainy March day to see first-hand the fossil remains of Ice Age animals that lived in Los Angeles 10,000 years ago. Students have been studying what fossils can tell us about the plants, animals, and environment of the past.