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Inflatable Planetarium Comes to Oak View Elementary School

Dome Oak View Elementary students cannot blast through the solar system just yet, so why not bring the solar system to the students? Oak View Principal Jenna Landero, who started in her new role this fall, provided students with a very special assembly in the Family Resource Center gymnasium, located next to the Oak View campus. View all photos/video.

Speaker showing sun in planetarium Mobile Ed Productions, Inc. made quite an impact on November 30 with its SkyDome Planetarium, which is a giant inflatable dome that takes students on a 45-minute journey through the solar system with the help of speaker Mario Tomic. Students viewed the moon, Jupiter and stars as they appeared in the Northern Hemisphere on that Friday, and they learned about Greek mythology and related constellations.

Read the Orange County Department of Education Newsroom story here.

Read the Daily Pilot (Los Angeles Times) story here.

Read the Orange County Register story here.