Girl Scouts Rhode Island Juniors

Two girls at a table engaged in an activity
February 2019

Girl Scouts Rhode Island Juniors

NASA’s Universe of Learning conducted a 2-hour workshop of coding, circuits & virtual reality with Girl Scouts, RI/Juniors (ages 10-11) in Warwick, RI on February 28, 2019 in celebration of the International Day of Women & Girls in Science.

Binary coding, data visualization & stellar evolution were introduced before running Binary Code and Recoloring the Universe hands-on activities. Participants toured Chandra's virtual reality apps of the Galactic Center and created their glowing galaxy through the Maker paper circuit activity. Materials on coding, Women in Science & Chandra spacecraft were handed out.