Your Girl Scouts have probably been learning about animal habitats since first grade. Don't expect them to be excited about this badge unless you plan some hands-on fun. The Animal Habitats badge is a great badge to enhance with a trip. Go on a hike or camp, or a trip to the zoo or your … [Read more...] about Ideas for Your Junior Animal Habitats Badge
If you are going camping or hiking with your Girl Scout troop, it's important to know what to do if you encounter a wild animal. The most important thing to remember is that wild animals are... wild! Some may look cute and friendly but they are not pets. Generally, any animals you see will not … [Read more...] about What should you do if you see a wild animal?
Sharon McDonald wrote a great blog about guiding a girl-led Daisy Troop at an age appropriate level. Expanding on that, we'd like to share some ideas for a girl-led Girl Scout Brownie Journey using our Badge in a Bags©. First, don't select the journey for them. We've made a printable flyer to … [Read more...] about Girl-Led Brownie Journey