Back in 2014, Free Being Me was launched in Australia. The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) joined forces with Dove to create a resource to help tackle the issue of appearance-related anxiety. Different activity packs were released with appropriate activities for different age groups, in 17 languages and tailored for either a girl-only or co-educational environment. Continue reading Free Being Me
Fathers Day crafts, Promise Ceremonies, Olympics and Paralympics… the St Lucia Brownie Guides have been very busy! Continue reading Term 3 at St Lucia Brownie Guides!
We’ve reached the end of Term 3 and the 10-14 year old Guides have completed their “Girls” badge! Find out here how they achieved it! Continue reading Badge: Create-a-Challenge Girls
Over the past few weeks, we’ve been discovering the many layers of teamwork and leadership. In the final part of this mini-series we’ll share the activities we ran during our leadership and teamwork “training” night. If you missed the first part, catch up here. Decision making: Shopping We started with a shopping game, where each Patrol (a small group of Guides) was given 25 virtual dollars … Continue reading Leadership and Teamwork (part 3)
Imagine you are shipwrecked on a desert island. Your cruise ship crashed there two weeks ago and now the island is full of many people, but no one is taking charge and nobody is working together. This is the scenario we presented our Guides (aged 10-14) a few weeks ago. We then challenged them to each produce a manifesto… Continue reading Leadership and Teamwork (part 2)
Over the past few weeks, we’ve been discovering the many layers of teamwork and leadership. In the first part of our Leadership and Teamwork mini-series, find out what happened when the Guides (aged 10-14) were left in charge of EVERYTHING. Continue reading Leadership and Teamwork (part 1)
Phew! What a busy month St Lucia Guide District has had! March has just flown by and as we head further into April (and Term 2), Guiding in St Lucia looks quite different when compared to only a few short weeks ago. Leader Trainings In order to stay up-to-date, Leaders are required to attend a variety of trainings. This month our Leaders have attended a … Continue reading C’mon April… We’re Ready for You!