Girl Scouts Space Sciences Badge Resources

Girl Scouts Space Sciences Badge Resources

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Welcome amateur astronomers! Here you'll find resources to help you make meaningful connections with Girl Scouts and help them earn their Space Science badges.

Girl Scouts of the USA offers Space Science badges for girls in kindergarten through twelfth-grade. Earning each badge includes an “observing” component, with troops encouraged to reach out to local astronomy clubs, so be aware that troop leaders may contact you to attend one of your club events. You can share your love of the sky as you help girls unleash their G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader)™ potential! Learn about the Girl Scout Difference and how the Girl Scout Leadership Experience helps girls thrive.
 
Overview - Girl Scout Space Science Badges 
Every level of Girl Scout (GS) Space Science badge offers opportunities for Girl Scouts to partner with their local clubs to complete badge steps. 
 
Click the icons below to find out more! 
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Activities - Partnering on Girl Scout Badges 
Find out how to connect what you already do at Star Parties with Girl Scouts to complete Space Science badges steps at every level.
 

Working with Girls & Girl Scouts
Space Science badges are designed to increase girls’ space science interest, confidence, competence, and understanding of STEM value to people and society. 
 
Learn more about the Reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for Girl Scouts project through our partners


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Last update: May 21, 2021

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Symposium about Younger Girl Badge steps

Symposium for amateur astronomers and Girl Scout Leaders with hands-on examples of the younger girl activities.

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