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Edison & Ford Winter Estates Blog

Edison & Ford Winter Estates Blog

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts Programming 2015 – 2016

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On August 19th
  • September 19 – 10:00 a.m. – Noon; October 17 – 10:00 a.m. – Noon; April 23 – 10:00 a.m. – Noon; May 14 – 10:00 a.m. – Noon

        Working with scouting at Edison Ford can be traced all the way back to the days of Thomas Edison and his children.

girl scout emblem     Today, the historic site is perfect for a variety of badge topics in science, history and the arts. Currently the most sought after topic is computer science and engineering.

In coordination with regional scouting programs, Edison Ford is offering a variety of computer related topics throughout the year.

boy scout emblem     In addition to the concurrent sessions for Girl and Boy Scouts on the dates listed above, scout leaders may call to schedule special dates for groups of more than 15 scouts.

Scouts will earn a badge completing an introduction course to computer science/computer engineering. The scouts will learn the history of basic computer literacy and computer coding along with basic terms and concepts. Scouts will write code using Scratch to make a character talk, move and interact with its environment.

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