Scouts with Boats

Bear Cub Scouts & Webelos

The California Science Center offers programs to support Bear Cub Scout Arrow Point Electives and Webelos Activity Badges. In each 2 1/2 hour program, scouts will complete the requirements necessary to achieve two Bear Cub Electives or one Webelos Badge. Please see below for information on activities.*

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Cost: $25 per Scout per session

Saturday September 20, 2014

  • Engineer badge

    Webelos

    Engineer

    Activities may include: •Talk to an engineer •Floor plan •Build a circuit •Bridge construction •Block and tackle •Build a catapult

    Morning Session 9:00 - 11:30am or
    Afternoon Session: 12:30 - 3:00pm

  • Bear Cub Scouts

    Aircraft

    Activities may include: •Identify aircrafts •Four forces of flight •Hot air balloon •Build and fly a model airplane •Compare helicopters and airplanes

    Electricity

    Activities may include: •Make a buzzer or doorbell •Make a buzzer game •Make an electromagnet •Use a simple motor •Make a crane

    Morning Session: 9:00 - 11:30am only

Saturday December 6, 2014

  • scientist badge

    Webelos

    Scientist

    Activities may include: •Bernoulli’s Principle/Air Pressure •Pascal’s Law/Water Pressure •Newton’s first law •Model rocket •Crystals •Boats •Optical illusions

    Morning Session 9:00 - 11:30am or
    Afternoon Session: 12:30 - 3:00pm

  • Bear Cub Scouts

    Magic

    Activities may include: •Floating water •Magic pepper •Magic sand •Logic puzzles •Optical illusions •Rope trick

    Things That Go

    Activities may include: •Waterwheel •Windmill •Make an Invention

    Morning Session: 9:00 - 11:30am only


*Specific activities are subject to change

Questions? Call (213) 744-7444 for more information, or email EducationPrograms@cscmail.org.