Scouts BSA NOVA Day 2019
Scouts BSA NOVA Day 2018
Earn the brand new Splash! NOVA!!!
Join the experts at the Saint Louis Science Center to earn the Splash! NOVA Award!
Scouts will spend the day working, creating, and problem solving as they earn the NOVA Award.
NOVA cards will be distributed. Attending the event does not guarantee that the Scouts will earn the awards.
NOVA Award Prerequisites:
Watch 2 of the 3 hours of science related shows for Requirement 1A and make a list of 5 questions (see below).
The final hour we will do at the Science Center.
1) A. Watch about three hours total of science-related shows or documentaries that discuss water as it relates to the hydrologic cycle, primary sources, primary users (including wildlife), health, sources of pollution, waste treatment, and related sciences and technologies. Then do the following:
(1) Make a list of at least five questions or ideas from the show(s) you watched.
(2) Discuss two of the questions or ideas with your counselor.
Energy Merit Badge prerequisites:
4.) Home energy audit: (file attached to the right)
Splash! NOVA Day March 16th, 2019
Check in (Main Lobby, First Floor)
Greatest Places Film (Omnimax)
Energy Merit Badge (May Hall, Lower Level) - GROUP A
Water Lab/Hydroponics Tour (T-Rex Room/GROW Greenhouse)- GROUP B
Lunch (T-Rex Room and May Hall, Lower Level)
*Lunch is not provided*
Water Lab/Hydroponics Tour (T-Rex Room/GROW Greenhouse) -GROUP A
Energy Merit Badge (May Hall, Lower Level)- GROUP B
** Lunch is not provided. Scouts will need to bring their own lunch to this event. Food can be purchased onsite at the cafeteria.**
SPACE IS LIMITED TO 60 SCOUTS
REGISTRATION CLOSES ON March 10th.
Unfortunately we cannot accept late registrations or day of event walk-ins.
Thanks to the Saint Louis Science Center for being our host & providing the program, and thanks for guidance from our Council STEM Committee.
Saint Louis Science Center
5050 Oakland Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
Free parking over at Planetarium off of Clayton Ave. in Forest Park. There is a fee if you park in main lot off of Oakland. Head to the main lobby in the Science Center on the 1st floor to get registered (not in Planetarium).
Directions can be found on the right by clicking the map.
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