Experience the world as the girls did in the past. You can do one or more o the ollowing:• Watch a period movie• Watch newsreel reports that used to run beore movies• Listen to old radio station broadcasts• Historical reenactments• Educational activities• Local events• Conduct research at your local library• Trends at that time including music, ashion, popular activities, etc.Feel ree to do other activities that give you a sense o the history o Girl Scout Juniors.5.
Completely earn one badge rom your level doing the requirements rom at least ten years ago.I there is no badge, try some o the activities they did to see i any can be used with your girlstoday. Look or a badge to wear or create a charm or other item that illustrates the require-ments / activities you did to show your proﬁciency. I you ﬁnd activities that you enjoy morethan the badge(s) at your own level, share them with others.6.
Girl Scouts partners with many organizations to provide current materials or girls. They alsocreate a lot on their own. Review patch programs that were available in the past and earn onethat would have been done by Girl Scout Juniors. Again, try to ﬁnd a patch to wear or create acharm or other item to show your proﬁciency.7.
Explore any additional awards girls at your level may have earned. This might include higherawards, bridging awards and participatory awards. How have these changed over the years?8.
My own experience.
Girl Scout Alumnae are adults that were previously with GSUSA but may not now be active.Review your own experiences with Girl Scouts. Collect stories / items you might want to sharewith new Girl Scouts.9.
Prepare a troop event to share what you learned with your girls while exploring the past.10.
Work with a group o adults to create and ofer an event outside your own troop / group.Use the materials you have ound while exploring the past or start a new tradition.
Moving to the future
Review the Girl’s Guide or Girl Scouting or your level. Review and do one badge or your level.How does it compare with insignia that could previously be earned?12.
Review at least one o the Journeys. How might you customize it to make it more palatable togirls at your level? Brainstorm ideas and put them inside your Journey so you have them whenyou review the Journeys with your girls.13.
Create your own badge.
Share the excitement o changing the world. Challenge yoursel to create a badge programthat you eel girls at your level might enjoy. Ask your girls to review your badge and makesuggestions or improvement. Ofer it to others outside your normal troop / group.