Point Reyes Backpacking Gourmet

Delicious venison sliders and bacon laced s’mores. Yum yum yum after a long day of hiking the long way to Glenn Camp.

‘Dangerous’ Design Challenge = Lots of Student Excitement!

RC cars, balloons, and BBQ skewers. A really fun Friday design challenge for the end of the school year.

Silver Ingot for Our Collection

Just used our workshops new gas furnace to melt all of our bits of random silver into this fine sample.

ROV Champions!

So proud of our students and their top notch success at the MATE ROV competition at the Cal Maritime Academy. Brought home another first place.

Sumobot Champion


7th graders dissecting brains. Fascinating!

Exo or Endo – Thermic?

CaCl and Baking Soda. A chemical design challenge and mystery.

Ohlone Trail Backpacker

A beautiful, although rainy, hike along the 20+ mile Ohlone Trail outside of Livermore. A really nice weekend backpacker with my boy and some great scouts. Troop 484 Clayton!

DIY Headphones

Wire, magnets, paper cups, pipe cleaners, and 3.5mm audio connectors – make your own set of headphones. A great project for the ear, electromagnetism, and workshops skills.