Students found this orange and black insect in our school garden at 12:30 in the afternoon. We haven't been able to determine its species, and we're hoping to get more information.
A number of these were hanging out on the wet road on the way out. Hopefully I didn't flatten any.
California Dancer Damselflies (Argia agrioides
8-10 inches long
unknown larva feeding on scotch or french broom.