(Editor's Note: Thanks to reader Cindy Pintar for sending in this story.)
Five fourth grade students from the team of DI OPS and in Laguna Niguel won first place recently at the California State Destination Imagination Finals in Clovis. Team DI OPS will advance to the Destination Imagination Global Finals to be held in May 2012 in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Destination Imagination, known as DI, is a creative problem solving organization for students from elementary school through college. Teams of up to seven members compete in various challenges that require complex thinking, problem solving, teamwork and creativity. The organization holds regional, state level, and international level competitions to encourage creativity in the world's youth.