Blog: What's Happening at Olive?

April 11, 2018

During the spring break at Maker Camp, students were actively engaged designing different machines for various applications using the Littlebits components. Students used their thinking and creativity to use different electronic sensors like light, pressure, pulse and...

March 18, 2018

This week in Hands-On Science, students learned the science behind electroplating. Using 9V batteries, copper metal, and a solution of copper(II) sulfate, students plated a thin layer of copper onto their pencil drawings. At the same time, students learned the science...

March 14, 2018


Today, March 14, is International Pi Day! At exactly 1:59 PM, student began Pi day festivities, including:

 1) Memory Pi Challenge! Congratulations to our group winners who had the fantastic opportunity of pie-ing Mrs. Joni!

2) Pi Decorating Contest: Students...

March 5, 2018

This week in Hands-On Science, as part of this month's theme on Engineering and Design, students put their engineering ingenuity to the test as they designed and built impressive towers using just spaghetti noodles and marsmallows. In additional to learning how to dist...

February 3, 2018

Today, as part of a Hands-On Science unit for "Mixtures and Solutions," students at Olive Children's afterschool program took a trip to the Alameda County Water District's treatment plant in Fremont, California. While at the plant, students learned about the science be...

January 17, 2018

Amay and Shriya read from Amay’s script, “The Asteroid and Comet Show,” where he asks an expert astronomer questions about the universe. During this semester’s writing workshop, students learned script techniques like stage directions and informal language. Nithin wrot...

January 11, 2018

Olive Children is committed to providing safety-first afterschool programs, especially in light of recent events in the Bay Area. As part of our effort to enhance emergency preparedness and awareness, students and staff at Olive's Warm Springs Campus took part in a sit...

January 9, 2018

Students at the Berkeley Academy campus recently completed a seven week-long Python course taught by  Ms. Meenal. Special thanks to Vasu's mom and to Anay for serving as teaching assistants during the course! 

A new Python course will be opening in the Warm Sp...

January 9, 2018

Over the past week, students at Olive Children & Berkeley Academy have been immersed in a week full of fun activities while thinking academically. Our theme was centered around the Upcoming Winter Olympics. Thanks to our volunteer helpers for making things run smoothly...

January 6, 2018

As part of our Winter-Olympics inspired S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) series, students engineered Bobsleds today and demonstrated how energy concepts can be used to find how far the Bobsled will slide. The bobsled sporting event, which goes back to...

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