Science Discovery Day adds engineering unit

Torrey Pines Elementary School introduced engineering-related activities to its 22nd annual Science Discovery Day event, April 19. In particular, students got to explore a helicopter interior after the chopper came in for a special landing on campus — part of the unit on how drones and other flying machines work. Discovery Day brought parents employed in various fields together with volunteers who introduced scientific concepts to the students through age-appropriate activities. Learn more at —Ashley Mackin-Solomon

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