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STEM University


STEM University
Date/Time
Registration Begins
9/11/2015
Last Day To Register
11/1/2015
Location
1290 North Avenue
Cleveland, WI 53015, US
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Welcome to STEM University 2.0! 

There is a science fair for Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts to participate in and boys working on their Supernova Awards are STRONGLY encouraged to participate. These will need to be set up at 7:00 a.m.

Cub Scout judging will be right before lunch with the recognition at lunch. Boy Scout judging will be after the Webelos activity with recognition at closing.

The Scout Shop will also be on site with various items for sale throughout the day.

Child care for non-Scouts will be provided at an additional cost of $10 per child aged 4 and up and must be toilet trained.

We will be providing Cub Scout summer camp reservations from 7:00 a.m.- 9:00 a.m.

 

Cub Scouts

Tigers will not earn a Nova award, as they are not eligible for this under the new requirements but will have STEM programming.

Wolves Bears and Webelos will be completing a partial Nova award. They will still need to watch / read / or do a combination of watching and reading about a show that involves Math or Physics. They will then need to talk to a nova counselor about this. Once that is done (can be done as a prerequisite if you prefer please bring a note from your Nova counselor) the Cub Scout will have the 123 Go Nova Award completed.

The Tigers, Wolves and Bears will have scheduled classes from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch is included, and child care in the afternoon is available if needed. During the registration process, please note if needing child care for these Scouts. 

Groups will be rank specific due to adventure requirements. No exceptions.

  • Tigers will be making Galactic Goo, Catapults, Stomp Rockets, Completing the Games Tigers Play Adventure and working on their cyber chip.
  • Wolves will be Completing the Code of the Wolf Adventure and working on the 123 Go Nova Award
  • Bears will be completing the Robotics adventure and working on the 123 Go Nova Award

Webelos will have scheduled classes from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch is included. After lunch they will then have an activity with a Boy Scout Patrol.

  • Webelos will be completing the Game Design adventure and working on the 123 Go Nova award
  • Webelos 2s who are working under the old program will also be working on the 123 Go Nova award.

Child care for these Scouts is available for no additional charge.

 

Boy Scouts

The schedule is from 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The following merit badges are available to sign up for during the registration:

Sustainability MB

  • This Merit Badge will be a 2 part clinic.
  • If wishing to complete the Merit Badge, they will need to register for March 12th STEM event
  • No prerequisites, but there will be homework between the two clinics

Weather MB

  • No prerequisites

Digital Technology MB

  • Prerequisite Requirements to Complete and Bring Along:
  • #1 - Do ALL of the steps required to earn the Cyber Chip. There is a separate Cyber Chip workbook at the end of the merit badge workbook that should be completed. They Cyber Chip workbook is age specific - Section A is for grades 6-8, Section B is for grades 9-12. Cyber Chip cards will be provided for Scouts to sign.
  • #2 - Answer ALL the questions
  • #3 - Complete parts C & D
  • #4 - Answer ALL the questions
  • #5 - Complete parts B & C - these two sections require parental permission to use the internet
  • #7 - Answer ALL the questions
  • #8 - Complete parts A and C

Photography MB

  • Please bring a camera or other device with picture taking capabilities and a USB cord to download pictures to a computer.

They will leave with a partial Nova Award.

The merit badge will be one part of their day and the rest with be STEM activities. Please have your Scout review the Merit Badge Workbook for their selected class.

Sustainability: http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/BoyScouts/AdvancementandAwards/MeritBadges/mb-SUST.aspx

Weather: https://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/f/f8/A_Concise_Guide_to_the_Weather_Merit_Badge_-_Powerpoint_Version_converted_to_.pdf

Digital Technology: https://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/d/d2/Digital_Technology.pdf

Photography: http://www.scouting.org/scoutsource/BoyScouts/AdvancementandAwards/MeritBadges/mb-PHOT.aspx

Please bring your Boy Scout handbook, paper and writing utensil for Merit Badges.

 

Adult trainings available:

Webelos to Scout Transition

  • The passage from Cub Scout Pack to Boy Scout Troop should be smooth, with no time lost in between. By the time Webelos Scouts are ready to cross over, they and their families should be familiar and comfortable with the youth and adult leaders of the Troop, their role in the Troop and Troop activities, and feel excited about beginning this new adventure


Cub Scouts-Basic Adult Leader Trainings

STEM in Your Unit Training

Nova Counselor Training

  • These courses are intended to provide training for STEM Nova counselors.

Supernova Mentor Training

  • This course is a self-study training course for STEM Supernova mentors.

·    Den Leader Position-Specific Training

  • This course is intended to provide Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos den leaders with the information and tools they need to conduct successful den meetings. Den leaders who complete the Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos training, along with Youth Protection training, are considered trained for their position.

Cubmaster and Assistant Cubmaster Position-Specific Training

  • This course is intended to provide Cubmasters with the information and tools they need to successfully lead a Cub Scout Pack. Cubmasters and assistants who complete this training and Youth Protection training are considered “trained” for both positions.

Pack Committee Challenge—Pack Committee Position-Specific Training

  • The Pack Committee Challenge is designed for Pack Committees and is the course (along with Youth Protection training) Pack Committee Members need to be considered “trained.”

 

Boy Scouts- Leader Specific Training- indoor session

Merit Badge Counselor Training

First aid certification: an additional $25.00. 4 hour course.

First aid recertification: an additional $25.00. 2 hour course.

Special Needs Scouting

  • An overview of how to deal with special needs Scouts to help them get the most out of the Scouting program.

Charter Organization Representative Training

Troop Committee Challenge

Comissioner Training

Cost
$12.00 per Adult/Leader
$30.00 per Boy Scout
$30.00 per Cub Scout
$7.00 per Instructor Only
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BAY-LAKES COUNCIL, BSA

2555 Northern Rd.
P.O. Box 267
Appleton, WI 54914

phone: (920) 734-5705

Hours of Operation:
8:00 am - 4:30 p.m. (M-F)
Closed Sat. & Sun.

BAY-LAKES SCOUT SHOP

2555 Northern Rd.
Appleton, WI 54914
phone: (920) 831-9504

Hours of Operation:
9:00 am - 6:00 p.m. (M-F)
10:00 am - 1:00 p.m. (Sat.)
Closed Sun.

GREEN BAY SCOUT SHOP

1230 Main St.
Green Bay, WI 54302

phone: (920) 438-3999

Hours of Operation:
9:30 am - 6:00 p.m. (M-F)
10:00 am - 1:00 p.m. (Sat.)
Closed Sun.