Tiangong-1 Falling to Earth!

“China’s first-ever space laboratory, Tiangong-1, will fall to Earth within the next week and, weather permitting, you may get an opportunity to see it in one of its final trips around our planet. And, if you’re very lucky, you might even get a...

New Super Viking Science Video!

The newest of our Super Viking Science videos comes from 6th grade!  Once you watch this video you can make one of your own!  Starting next month, on Wednesdays, you can come to the science lab after school and make your own Robotic Butterfly.  The cost is just $10...

OLP’s FIRST Robotics Team

“The FIRST competition — an acronym of For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology — attracted 66 teams, from high schools in San Diego, as well as Hawaii, Texas, and one team from Chile. About 1,500 students total competed.  Competitors formed...

8th Grade Marine Floating Lab!

This past week, 8th grade went on their annual Floating Marine Lab trip.  Students really enjoyed themselves learning about all the marine life in the bay.  They were not only able to see the marine life, they were able to interact with them and hold some of the...

Science Night: Fun for All!

We had such a good time last night at our 4th Annual Science Night!  Loads of people came out and participated in our many science stations!  They built hoop gliders, they looked at cancer cells under a microscope, they investigated sound using an oscilloscope, they...