Adventurer

What kind of adventure speaks to you? In this badge, you’ll go on a multiday high-adventure challenge. You could go rock climbing, spelunking, ice caving, skiing, canoeing, kayaking, biking, rafting—or a combination! Put your outdoor skills to the test—and gain some new ones—as you become a Girl Scout Senior Adventurer.

1. Enhance your adventure
2. Get in the team spirit — and refine your teamwork
3. Know your gear
4. Plan your service to the great outdoors
5. Capture the adventure

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know how to go on a multiday outdoor adventure trip with friends and Girl Scout sisters.

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Babysitter

The magic age for babysitting is 12. That’s when most girls say they began sitting—and it’s the youngest age at which most parents say they’ll allow someone to babysit for their children. Whether you’re getting ready to babysit in the future or have already started, this badge will help you become the best babysitter you can be.

1. Get to know how kids develop
2. Prepare for challenges
3. Focus on play
4. Find potential employers
5. Practice your babysitting skills

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll be prepared to babysit and will have tried out my skills on the job.

Earned by Scouts.

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Book Artist

For centuries, humans have been developing methods to create and bind paper in order to share ideas, knowledge, and inspiration with each other and with future generations. The craft of creating books has evolved over time, but the basic human need to share words and pictures has stayed the same. In this badge, try gluing, stitching, and folding your way to shaping your own book-artistry style—you’ll create some spectacular gifts and keepsakes.

1. Explore the art of bookbinding
2. Get familiar with the insides of a book
3. Try out book artist techniques
4. Focus on function
5. Focus on style

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know how to make different kinds of books.

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Camper

An overnight trip in the great outdoors brings you closer to nature—and to your Girl Scout sisters. In this badge, plan a camping adventure! You might watch a sky full of stars, cook a meal on a stick, or share silly stories around the campfire. And you’ll definitely learn some new outdoor skills as you take part in this favorite Girl Scout tradition.

1. Start planning your adventure
2. Gain a new camping skill
3. Find your inner camp chef
4. Try a new activity
5. Head out on your trip — and have some nighttime fun!

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know how to have a great overnight camping trip at a campsite or cabin.

Earned by Scouts.

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Car Care

Driving is an exciting step toward independence, a chance to have fun going new places—and a big responsibility. In this badge, you’ll master maintenance tips that keep a car in top form and driving skills that will help you rule the road safely.

1. Get a handle on basic car maintenance
2. Investigate vehicle safety
3. Research safe driving practices
4. Find out what to do in case of an emergency
5. Drive for a greener world

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know tips for driving safely and how to take care of a car.

Earned by Scouts.