We’ve collected tons of field trips and fun activities to do with your troop! Check out programs hosted by partner organizations below. Please keep in mind that all opportunities listed here are run by outside organizations. Please contact the organization directly for information.
Little Medical School believes a curriculum based on STEM will provide Girl Scouts with a strong foundation to pursue careers in medicine, business, and much more. Whether utilizing Science to understand anatomy, Technology to better utilize patient information, Engineering to develop solutions to complex medical issues, or Math to calculate the proper dose of medication. Health and STEM are inseparable. Yet, beyond our focus on learning and critical thinking – our most important function is to INSPIRE a greater understanding of health and career options.
Engineering For Kids of East Atlanta brings science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) to children in a fun and challenging way through classes, camps, and special events. Several of our STEM activities meet specific Girl Scouts badges. We are proud to inspire children to build on their natural curiosity by teaching real-world engineering concepts through hands-on and tech-based program learning options. Engineering is, after all, one of the fastest-growing industries in the world!
Trees Atlanta leads programs to help your Scouts earn their nature-focused badges. Each program varies from 1.5 hours to 4 hours long. In-person Nature Badge Programs are hosted at our Kendeda Center office. From the Kendeda Center, troops have direct access to the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside- Trail Extension—a perfect venue for outdoor learning! Virtual (online) programs are also available.
Be prepared for a fabulous time with Tellus’ hands-on activities offered for Girl Scouts of all ages. We offer a variety of engaging science-related programs. During each of our 2.5 hour classes, scouts will have a great opportunity to meet other area scouts while expanding their horizons and learning new skills in an interactive environment.
Robotics is fun and easy with Learn Robotics! Host a robotics class at your next troop meeting. No equipment or prior knowledge needed! Every registration includes access to interactive instruction, loaner robotics kits and laptops as well as a Limited Edition Learn Robotics patch!. Special GS pricing available for multiple sessions hosted on the same day.
Ever wonder how CDC scientists merge old-fashioned detective work with high-tech science to crack the cases of mystery diseases? Get the Story! Visit the David J. Sencer CDC Museum at CDC Headquarters. This unique museum features award-winning permanent and changing exhibitions that focus on a variety of public health topics, as well as the history of CDC. The museum is free and open to the public so we would like to see you soon.
The Chattahoochee Nature Center offers programs for Girl Scouts of all ages. Take part in one of our programs to earn a badge or Journey. Each program will involve the scouts in hands-on activities in the outdoors and will include a visit with one of our non-releasable animals. Or take part in one of our Daisy, Brownie, or Junior scout night experiences where we work on badge components and experience nature at night, under the stars.