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STEM Resources

  • Event List and Calendar: Explore her STEM interests through events.
  • Newsletter: Sign up to receive our quarterly STEMail with STEM-tastic news, resources, and local events.
  • Badge Explorer: Want more information about the STEM badges? Explore this badge resource, you can filter your results by grade level and topic.
  • Volunteer Toolkit: Find step-by-step meeting plans and resource guides for every STEM badge and Journey. Log in to get started.
  • Approved Community Partners: Several organizations approved by Girl Scouts San Diego offer events, opportunities, and services based on the Girl Scout Leadership Experience.
  • GSSD Pinterest STEM Board: Check out fun STEM ideas on our Pinterest page.
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Featured Opportunity

Girl Scouts San Diego has partnered with KidSpark Education, with the support of Northrup Grumman, to help Girl Scouts “Think Outside the Cookie Box” (TOCB)! Together, we will provide training and opportunities for Cadette, Senior, and Ambassador Girl Scouts to become STEM mentors to Girl Scouts. Find out more about this mentorship opportunity. Application link live: Monday, June 3. Application deadline: Thursday, Aug. 15.


Girl Scout badges are a great way for a girl to explore her interests and learn new skills—and to remember every adventure and show the world what she’s accomplished. Get all the latest details and shop links for every topic and grade level in the Badge Explorer.

Daisy Badges and Journeys

Visit the GSUSA Badge Explorer for more information on all of these badges and journeys! Download Journey requirements through the Volunteer Toolkit

Daisy STEM Journeys

Outdoor STEM: Think Like a Citizen Scientist
Practice the scientific method by undertaking a citizen science project. Make observations, collect data, and work with scientists who provide feedback on research and findings. Complete a Take Action project.

Engineering: Think Like an Engineer
Discover how to think like an engineer by participating in hands-on design challenges and completing a Take Action project.

Computer Science: Think Like a Programmer
Learn how programmers solve problems by participating in interactive computational-thinking activities and complete a Take Action project.

Its Your Planet, Love it!
(In Between Earth and Sky)
In this Leadership Journey, learn about environmental topics such as clean water and air, noise pollution, global warming, soil contamination, and agricultural processes. Each Journey is packed with current environmental information and offers ways to improve life for everyone on the planet.

Daisy STEM Badges

  • Robotics Badge:
    What Robots Do


  • Robotics Badge:
    How Robots Move


  • Robotics Badge:
    Design a Robot


  • Mechanical Engineering Badge:
    Board Game Design Challenge


  • Mechanical Engineering Badge:
    Roller Coaster Design Challenge


  • Mechanical Engineering Badge:
    Model Car Design Challenge

Brownie Badges and Journeys

Visit the GSUSA Badge Explorer for more information on all of these badges and journeys! Download Journey requirements through the Volunteer Toolkit

Brownie STEM Journeys

Outdoor STEM: Think Like a Citizen Scientist
Practice the scientific method by undertaking a citizen science project. Make observations, collect data, and work with scientists who provide feedback on research and findings. Complete a Take Action project.

Engineering: Think Like an Engineer
Discover how to think like an engineer by participating in hands-on design challenges and completing a Take Action project.

Computer Science: Think Like a Programmer
Learn how programmers solve problems by participating in interactive computational-thinking activities and complete a Take Action project.

Its Your Planet, Love it!
(WOW! Wonders of Water)
In this Leadership Journey, learn about environmental topics such as clean water and air, noise pollution, global warming, soil contamination, and agricultural processes. Each Journey is packed with current environmental information and offers ways to improve life for everyone on the planet.

Brownie STEM Badges

  • Robotics Badge:
    Programming Robots


  • Robotics Badge:
    Designing Robots


  • Robotics Badge:
    Showcasing Robots


  • Mechanical Engineering Badge:
    Fling Flyer Design Challenge


  • Mechanical Engineering Badge:
    Leap Bot Challenge


  • Mechanical Engineering Badge:
    Race Car Design Challenge


  • Digital Arts Badge:
    Computer Expert


  • Innovation Badge:
    Inventor


  • Investigation Badge:
    Senses


  • Science and Technology Badge:
    Home Scientist


  • First Aid


  • Naturalist badge:
    Bugs

Junior Badges and Journeys

Visit the GSUSA Badge Explorer for more information on all of these badges and journeys! Download Journey requirements through the Volunteer Toolkit

Junior STEM Journeys

Outdoor STEM: Think Like a Citizen Scientist
Practice the scientific method by undertaking a citizen science project. Make observations, collect data, and work with scientists who provide feedback on research and findings. Complete a Take Action project.

Engineering: Think Like an Engineer
Discover how to think like an engineer by participating in hands-on design challenges and completing a Take Action project.

Computer Science: Think Like a Programmer
Learn how programmers solve problems by participating in interactive computational-thinking activities and complete a Take Action project.

Its Your Planet, Love it!
(GET MOVING!)
In this Leadership Journey, learn about environmental topics such as clean water and air, noise pollution, global warming, soil contamination, and agricultural processes. Each Journey is packed with current environmental information and offers ways to improve life for everyone on the planet.

Junior STEM Badges

  • Robotics Badge:
    Programming Robots


  • Robotics Badge:
    Designing Robots


  • Robotics Badge:
    Showcasing Robots


  • Digital Arts Badge:
    Digital Photographer


  • Innovation Badge:
    Product Designer


  • Investigation Badge:
    Detective


  • Science and Technology Badge:
    Entertainment Technology


  • First Aid


  • Naturalist badge:
    Flowers

Cadette Badges and Journeys

Visit the GSUSA Badge Explorer for more information on all of these badges and journeys! Download Journey requirements through the Volunteer Toolkit

Cadette STEM Journeys

Its Your Planet, Love it!
(Breathe!)
In this Leadership Journey, learn about environmental topics such as clean water and air, noise pollution, global warming, soil contamination, and agricultural processes. Each Journey is packed with current environmental information and offers ways to improve life for everyone on the planet.

Cadette STEM Badges

  • Digital Arts Badge:
    Digital Movie Maker


  • Innovation Badge:
    Entrepreneur


  • Investigation Badge:
    Special Agent


  • Science and Technology Badge:
    Science of Happiness


  • First Aid


  • Naturalist badge:
    Trees

Senior Badges and Journey

Visit the GSUSA Badge Explorer for more information on all of these badges and journeys! Download Journey requirements through the Volunteer Toolkit

Senior STEM Journeys

Its Your Planet, Love it!
(Sow What?)
In this Leadership Journey, learn about environmental topics such as clean water and air, noise pollution, global warming, soil contamination, and agricultural processes. Each Journey is packed with current environmental information and offers ways to improve life for everyone on the planet.

Senior STEM Badges

  • Digital Arts Badge:
    Website Designer


  • Innovation Badge:
    Social Innovator


  • Investigation Badge:
    Truth Seeker


  • Science and Technology Badge:
    Science of Style


  • First Aid


  • Naturalist Badge:
    Sky

Ambassador Badges and Journeys

Visit the GSUSA Badge Explorer for more information on all of these badges and journeys! Download Journey requirements through the Volunteer Toolkit

Ambassador STEM Journeys

Its Your Planet, Love it!
(Justice)
In this Leadership Journey, learn about environmental topics such as clean water and air, noise pollution, global warming, soil contamination, and agricultural processes. Each Journey is packed with current environmental information and offers ways to improve life for everyone on the planet.

Ambassador STEM Badges

  • First Aid


  • Naturalist Badge:
    Water

As you go on your Journey, the awards on your uniform will let others know about the awesome things you’ve done—and remind you of what you accomplished and the fun you had along the way.

Troop leaders: Download Journey requirements through the Volunteer Toolkit. Need help accessing VTK and Journey requirements? Contact Customer Care.