Bugs help us in lots of cool ways. Explore the world of bugs and learn more about these little creatures that do so much.
1. Draw a bug poster
2. Try a bug craft
3. See bugs in action
4. Explore bug homes
5. Take a bug field trip
When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know all about bugs.
Earned by Brownie Scouts. Download Additional Resources.
Flowers are so beautiful, we bring them from the outside, into our homes to add cheer to a room. But there’s more to flowers than just good looks. Without them, plants could not make seeds, and scientists think the world would be much drier (and a lot less pretty). Dig up more flower secrets in this badge.
1. Uncover the science of one flower
2. Look under the petals
3. Find out how flowers help people
4. Have fun with flowers
5. Send a message in flower code
When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know all that’s wonderful about flowers.
Earned by Junior Scouts. Download Additional Resources.
The sky is a masterpiece. Every day it graces us with living art, whether through a glorious sunset, shifting cloud formations, or the stunning display of night stars. No wonder we take every opportunity to spend time outdoors. Our world is a stage, and the sky performs with beauty, wonder, and mystery.
1. Watch the skies
2. Investigate the science of the skies
3. Explore the connection between people and flight
4. Help clear sky pollution
5. Create sky art
When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll understand the sky — from science to stars to stories.
Earned by Senior Scouts.
Grab your naturalist hat and get ready to get to know trees—from the shade to the science, the fruit to the forest, and the legends to the lumber. To know trees is to love them.
1. Try some tree fun
2. Dig into the amazing science of trees
3. Make a creative project starring trees
4. Explore the connection between people and trees
5. Help trees thrive
When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll have gone to the root of what trees are all about — and branched out as a naturalist.
Earned by Cadette Scouts. Download Additional Resources.
Water surrounds us, sometimes in such quantities that we forget how precious it is. Water is familiar and it’s mysterious. It exists as a liquid, solid, or gas. It falls from the sky and exists deep within the earth. Water can nourish us and challenge us. In this badge, experience the bliss of a clear liquid solution known scientifically as H2O.
1. Have fun reflecting on your relationship with water
2. Celebrate water art — and create your own
3. Find out about water issues
4. Explore water solutions
5. Educate and inspire
When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll have dived deep into water — from its scientific origins to the joy of splashing around.
Earned by Ambassador Scouts.