Changing the World with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Girls are natural-born scientists! They look at the world around them with inquisitive eyes, experiment and push boundaries, and learn as they go. SciTech introduces Girl Scouts of every age to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) to help them see how they can actually improve the world—whether they’re discovering how to design a video game, imagining innovative ways to use renewable materials, or exploring the power of flight. To assist Girl Scouts in the pursuit of their STEM badges, SciTech is pleased to offer the following programs.

Clover Petal for Daisies

Reduce, reuse, and recycle waste to help save the planet! Explore processes used to recycle everyday items and imagine new and innovative ways we can use renewable materials.  Learn about reduction, reuse, and  recycling. You are the future!

Grade Level: Daisy- Kindergarten and 1st Grade

Program Length: 1.5 hours

Topic: Recycling

Brownie Inventor

Explore how inventors use the engineering process to create something new! Scouts will have the opportunity to design and build their very own flying machines and test them in SciTech’s Vertical Wind Tunnel.

Grade Level: Brownies – 2nd and 3rd Grade

Program Length: 2 hours

Topic: Engineering, Inventing

Entertainment Technology for Juniors

Scouts will explore a variety of technologies that are used in todays entreatment industry. Girls will be able learn about optical illusions, physics of amusement parks, and use the computers in SciTech’s STEAM lab to program a video game!

Grade Level: Juniors – 4th and 5th Grade

Program Length: 2 hours

Topic: Engineering, Inventing

Junior Detective

Discover the methods used to solve crimes and catch criminals.  Imagine how crime scene investigators use the tiniest details to unravel complex mysteries. Concepts discussed include fingerprinting, code-breaking, microscope use, and forensic observation. Science will prove the facts!

Grade Level: Juniors – 4th and 5th Grade

Program Length: 2 hours

Topic: Forensics

Booking Policies

  • Minimum Required: 8 children / 2 adults
  • Fee:
    • 1 Workshop: $15 per Scout
    • 2 Workshops: $25 per Scout
  • Adults: 2 leaders free of charge
  • Schedule: Saturdays & School Holidays
  • Class Times:
    • Morning 10am – 12:00pm
    • Afternoon 1:00pm – 3:00pm
  • Deposit: $25 non-refundable due one week after receipt of invoice.
  • Balance Due: 3 weeks before visit

Request Information

For more information please contact us at scouts@scitechmuseum.org or call us at

630-859-3434 x230.

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