Egg Harbor Township, NJ
Sep 15, 2019 - Oct 13, 2019
Girl Scout App Camp aims to teach girls the fundamentals of app development. To introduce participants to app development, the program will introduce girls to MIT App Inventor. Participants will then brainstorm app ideas that can be used to make a positive change in their community and work to develop these apps.
Provided by Vicky and Girl Scouts of Central and Southern NJ

Registration is closed for this program. Please contact the Program Leader for information about a waitlist.

Program Dates & Times

September 15th, 22nd and October 6th, 13th | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM


6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
9th Grade
10th Grade
11th Grade
12th Grade



Participants will be contacted regarding payment information.

More About the Program

  • September 15, 2019: Participants will be introduced to MIT App Inventor. On MIT App Inventor, participants will learn about the components of the Graphical User Interface of apps, including but not limited to buttons, images, labels, and text boxes. Participants will also learn about the fundamentals of block-based programming, including variables, mathematical procedures, functions, loops, and more.

  • September 22, 2019: The program will start off introducing examples of various apps that have made a significant contribution to their society. The participants will then brainstorm ideas of apps they want to create to solve an issue or problem they have identified in their community and start to develop their ideas.

  • October 6, 2019: Participants will continue to develop their apps.

  • October 13, 2019: Participants will finalize their apps. Participants will also give a brief summary of why they chose their topic and what they designed for their apps during the showcase and pizza party!

For more information, contact Vicky.


  • September 15, 2019

    • Introduction to MIT App Inventor

      • Introduction to block based programming

      • Introduction to GUI (Graphical User Interface) 

  • September 22, 2019

    • Presentation Introducing Apps

    • Brainstorm App Ideas

    • Start App Development

  • October 6, 2019

    • Continuation of App Development

  • October 13, 2019

    • Finalization of Apps

    • Project Presentations