Articles Archive for February 2016

10 Feb 2016

We’ve launched an exciting range of new badges for Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorer Scouts. These badges guarantee young people lots of fun and adventure whilst giving them the opportunity to learn a wide variety of skills.
Beavers will be able to gain awards in photography, gardening and camping. Through the new Space Activity Badge, they can learn about the solar system and space missions. Along with Cubs, Beavers can achieve a Disability Awareness Badge, which teaches them how to support young people with disabilities and how to communicate effectively using …

10 Feb 2016

WARNING: Nutella contains nuts. If you or any of your young people have a nut allergy, please see alternative recipe at the bottom.
Happy World Nutella day! We’re never ones to miss a celebration as delicious as this, so we’ve put together a list of yummy activities you and your young people might like to try, all based around Nutella. 
1. Make your own Nutella and banana sushi.
This one probably doesn’t need a lot of explaining. Take a look at this video here, work up an appetite and let your Beavers, Cubs …

10 Feb 2016

We’ve partnered with Vodafone UK, supported by the Vodafone Foundation to empower Scouts to develop their digital skills. 
New online tools and resources to help leaders deliver the Digital Citizen and Digital Maker Staged Activity Badges will be launching later in the year, but for now take a look at these fun and easy ways to get started on your Digital Maker Staged Activity Badge! 
Stage 1
Start by working through this activity pack, full of things to do for Stage 1! From discussing the things we plug into our computers, designing your own …