7/8
AM (Open)
[Eagle Required] Know the basics of requirements #1 thru #3 demonstrate this in class. I plan to cover the basics of writing a plan and will have maps available in class to allow them to create a plan there. If they come with plans in hand, I will go over the plans and sign off what I can assuming they are complete. Bring your own maps to class to create a plan that they can use for a hike after class. Worksheet
5/10
PM (Open)
Read the merit Badge book for Inventing Before Midway, complete requirement #'s 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, and 8 if you plan on completing the badge that day. If you need to interview an inventor, we will have one of those at the Midway. Mr. David Akers, a technology inventor, will be our guest speaker. Worksheet
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0/12
AM (Open)
Study MB pamphlet. Complete Req. #3 prior to midway. Acceptable proof for 3a - performance program or list of recordings. Be prepared to discuss. 3b - Written account of interview questions and answers. 3c - Statement signed by the adult group leader stating period of membership or, for the solo performances, dates and pertinent information (where, why, etc.) Having the programs would be super great.. 3d - Written essay. Worksheet
0/9
AM (Hidden)
Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement #4 if you plan on completing the badge that day. Complete the Nature MB worksheet as much as possible prior to the session. Bring required physical object to the Midway. Pictures of items are acceptable documentation. Note: Because of many commonalities between the Nature and Gardening merit badges, the two classes will be combined into one session. As for blue cards, bring a separate one for each merit badge (two if you doing both merit badges). Worksheet
0/9
PM (Closed)
Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement #4 if you plan on completing the badge that day. Complete the Nature MB worksheet as much as possible prior to the session. Bring required physical object to the Midway. Pictures of items are acceptable documentation. Note: Because of many commonalities between the Nature and Gardening merit badges, the two classes will be combined into one session. As for blue cards, bring a separate one for each merit badge (two if you doing both merit badges). Worksheet
9/12
AM (Open)
[Eagle Required] NOTE: this merit badge takes a minimum of 12 weeks to complete. There will be a follow up unless you have already started this MB with another counselors and have partial signoffs. ** REMINDER These Merit Badge sessions are offered as an opportunity to meet with a qualified Counselor to get you on your way to completing your requirements. ** Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement #1, 2, 6, 7, 8, & 9. For requirement #1, you must bring Scout medical form and dental health statement signed by parents or dentist to the Midway. Bring write-ups for # 2 & 9. You will need to keep a written log of your fitness program and show it to the counselor. Be prepared to discuss 1a. Complete 2 (bring write up), 7, 8 & 9 (bring write up). Requirements 7 and 8 will need to be completed post-Midway unless you have already started and have partial sign offs. Worksheet
6/12
PM (Open)
[Eagle Required] NOTE: this merit badge takes a minimum of 12 weeks to complete. There will be a follow up unless you have already started this MB with another counselors and have partial signoffs. ** REMINDER These Merit Badge sessions are offered as an opportunity to meet with a qualified Counselor to get you on your way to completing your requirements. ** Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement #1, 2, 6, 7, 8, & 9. For requirement #1, you must bring Scout medical form and dental health statement signed by parents or dentist to the Midway. Bring write-ups for # 2 & 9. You will need to keep a written log of your fitness program and show it to the counselor. Be prepared to discuss 1a. Complete 2 (bring write up), 7, 8 & 9 (bring write up). Requirements 7 and 8 will need to be completed post-Midway unless you have already started and have partial sign offs. Worksheet
0/12
PM (Closed)
[Eagle Required] NOTE: this merit badge takes a minimum of 12 weeks to complete. There will be a follow up unless you have already started this MB with another counselors and have partial signoffs. ** REMINDER These Merit Badge sessions are offered as an opportunity to meet with a qualified Counselor to get you on your way to completing your requirements. ** Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement #1, 2, 6, 7, 8, & 9. For requirement #1, you must bring Scout medical form and dental health statement signed by parents or dentist to the Midway. Bring write-ups for # 2 & 9. You will need to keep a written log of your fitness program and show it to the counselor. Be prepared to discuss 1a. Complete 2 (bring write up), 7, 8 & 9 (bring write up). Requirements 7 and 8 will need to be completed post-Midway unless you have already started and have partial sign offs. Worksheet
[Eagle Required] NOTE: This badge takes 13 weeks and will require a follow-up meeting unless you have already started this MB and have partial signoffs from another counselor. Study MB pamphlet. Do the following before you come to midway: #1a, b,c; #2a,b; #8a-d; #9a-e; #10a,b. To be completed in class: #3, #4a-c, 45a-c, #6a-e, #7a-e. At the counselor's request, scouts must be 14+ to take this class. Worksheet
12/12
PM (Full)
[Eagle Required] NOTE: This badge takes 13 weeks and will require a follow-up meeting unless you have already started this MB and have partial signoffs from another counselor. Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement #’s 1a,b,c, 2a,b, 8a-d, 9a-e, 10a,b. To be completed in class: #3, #4a-c, 45a-c, #6a-e, #7a-e. Once you sign up, start the budget, it takes 13 weeks to complete. At the counselor's request, scouts must be 14+ to take this class. Worksheet
[Eagle Required] NOTE: This badge takes 13 weeks and will require a follow-up meeting unless you have already started this MB and have partial signoffs from another counselor. Study MB pamphlet. Do the following before you come to midway: #1a, b,c; #2a,b; #8a-d; #9a-e; #10a,b. To be completed in class: #3, #4a-c, 45a-c, #6a-e, #7a-e. Worksheet
3/10
PM (Open)
PETS and DOG CARE Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement #'s PETS - 1, 2, 3, and 4; DOG CARE - 4, 5, and 8. Check with counselor before completing #1. For Pets #4a or 4c, and Dog Care #5, bring videos of the dog obeying verbal commands. Be prepared to discuss all MB requirements with your counselor and to occupy yourself while sign-offs are done for other scouts. Worksheets for these merit badges can be found at http://www.usscouts.org/mb/worksheets/Pets.pdf http://www.usscouts.org/mb/worksheets/Dog_Care.pdf Worksheet
4/10
AM (Open)
Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement #'s 1 through 5 (ALL requirements) Check with counselor before doing #4a and 4b. Be prepared to discuss all MB requirements with your counselor. Worksheet
0/6
AM (Hidden)
You must fill in the worksheets and bring them to class for this merit badge that can be found at http://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/3/3c/Pioneering.pdf Study MB pamphlet prior to midway. Complete and bring examples of 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7. You will do requirements 3, 8, 9, and 10 in class. For requirement 10, you will build a trebuchet, so research and design this at home and come prepared to build. Ropes and timbers will be provided. Worksheet
0/6
PM (Hidden)
You must fill in the worksheets and bring them to class for this merit badge that can be found at http://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/3/3c/Pioneering.pdf Study MB pamphlet prior to midway. Complete and bring examples of 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7. You will do requirements 3, 8, 9, and 10 in class. For requirement 10, you will build a trebuchet, so research and design this at home and come prepared to build. Ropes and timbers will be provided. Worksheet
2/12
PM (Open)
Study the MB pamphlet. Before Midway, prepare the pre-reqs 1a, 3a, 3b, and all of 5 (a through d). These are: 1a) Show your counselor your current, up-to-date Cyber Chip; 3a) Create a list of 10 popular programming languages in use today and describe which industry or industries they are primarily used in and why; 3b) Describe three different programmed devices you rely on every day. Intellectual property; 5a) With your counselor’s approval, choose a sample program. Modify the code or add a function or subroutine to it. Debug and demonstrate the modified program to your counselor; 5b) With your counselor’s approval, choose a second programming language and development environment, different from those used for requirement 5a and in a different industry from 5a. Then write, debug, and demonstrate a functioning program to your counselor, using that language and environment; 5c) With your counselor’s approval, choose a third programming language and development environment, different from those used for requirements 5a and 5b and in a different industry from 5a or 5b. Then write, debug, and demonstrate a functioning program to your counselor, using that language and environment; 5d) Explain how the programs you wrote for requirements 5a, 5b, and 5c process inputs, how they make decisions based on those inputs, and how they provide outputs based on the decision making. Worksheet
0/12
AM (Closed)
Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement for Reading -- #'s 1a-d, 2, 3, and 4 (must bring reading log); for Scholarship -- #'s 1 thru 4 (all letters and grades for badge must be acquired prior to midway). Check with counselor before completing #2b Be prepared to occupy yourself while other sign-offs are being done. Worksheets for these merit badges can be found at READING: http://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/5/56/Reading.pdf SCHOLARSHIP: http://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/b/bf/Scholarship.pdf Worksheet
0/12
PM (Closed)
Study MB pamphlet. Before Midway, complete requirement for Reading -- #'s 1a-d, 2, 3, and 4 (must bring reading log); for Scholarship -- #'s 1 thru 4 (all letters and grades for badge must be acquired prior to midway). Check with counselor before completing #2b Be prepared to occupy yourself while other sign-offs are being done. Worksheets for these merit badges can be found at READING: http://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/5/56/Reading.pdf SCHOLARSHIP: http://meritbadge.org/wiki/images/b/bf/Scholarship.pdf Worksheet
12/12
AM (Full)
Read the entire Merit Badge booklet for Robotics before the session.. Before Midway, complete requirement 1, 2, 3, and 7. Be prepared to discuss all requirements (1-7). Be prepared to do the remaining reqs (4, 5 & 6) in class, we will have the materials. Bring written reports & photos on prereqs, a dictionary, and your MB pamphlet. Class fees $10. Worksheet
5/12
PM (Open)
Read the entire Merit Badge booklet for Robotics before the session.. Before Midway, complete requirement 1, 2, 3, and 7. Be prepared to discuss all requirements (1-7). Be prepared to do the remaining reqs (4, 5 & 6) in class, we will have the materials. Bring written reports & photos on prereqs, a dictionary, and your MB pamphlet. Class fees $10. Worksheet
2/12
AM (Open)
Get permission from your parents: (A) to purchase a rocket model and launch it at Moffett Field in the fall (date TBD), under supervision by the National Rocket Association (LUNA). (B) Use the internet to research work by NASA and ESA (European Space Agency). * Find a “buddy” to earn the Space Exploration merit badge with you, and to meet with the counselor. * Explain the Purpose of Space Exploration. (1) * Explain the Safety Requirements for Model Rocketry. * Explain how Rocket Engines work. (4 b.) * Do two of the Following: (Discuss one historic robotic and one Human Mission, or make a scrap book about a current planetary mission, or design a robotic mission to a another planet that will return samples to Earth. (5) * Describe purpose, operation and components of the Space Shuttle Or other crewed vehicle or the international Space Station. (6) * Become familiar with the federal on-line publication ”Occupational Outlook”. Note: items in ( ) are requirements for the Space Exploration merit badge. Worksheet
2/12
PM (Open)
Get permission from your parents: (A) to purchase a rocket model and launch it at Moffett Field in the fall (date TBD), under supervision by the National Rocket Association (LUNA). (B) Use the internet to research work by NASA and ESA (European Space Agency). * Find a “buddy” to earn the Space Exploration merit badge with you, and to meet with the counselor. * Explain the Purpose of Space Exploration. (1) * Explain the Safety Requirements for Model Rocketry. * Explain how Rocket Engines work. (4 b.) * Do two of the Following: (Discuss one historic robotic and one Human Mission, or make a scrap book about a current planetary mission, or design a robotic mission to a another planet that will return samples to Earth. (5) * Describe purpose, operation and components of the Space Shuttle Or other crewed vehicle or the international Space Station. (6) * Become familiar with the federal on-line publication ”Occupational Outlook”. Note: items in ( ) are requirements for the Space Exploration merit badge. Worksheet
9/12
AM (Open)
[Eagle Required] 1. Contact your Counselor 2. Study MB pamphlet. 3. Before Midway, complete requirement #'s 1, 3A, 3B, 5B , 6 Merit Badge Completion expected after #5A is verified by your counselor Worksheet