Think Big

When you earn the Financial Literacy badge called Financing My Dreams, you learn to think big about your future. Now it’s time to think big about your cookie business! When you earn this Cookie Business badge, you’ll know how to take your business plan to a whole new level.

1. Come up with a big idea
2. Take your sales to the next level
3. Sell your big dream to others
4. Ask experts to help you take your plan up a notch
5. Share your experience in a big way

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know how to set bigger goals for my cookie sale and come up with creative ways to reach them.

Part of the sequence. Earned by Scouts.

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Trailblazing

Join in a favorite Girl Scout adventure! Head for the backcountry, where you’ll explore nature and challenge your body on a trailblazing trek. In this badge, you’ll stay at least one night at a backwoods or primitive site, so get ready to learn some new outdoor skills while you share fresh-air fun and games with your Girl Scout sisters.

1. Start planning your adventure
2. Get your body and your teamwork skills ready
3. Create your menu
4. Gain some trailblazing know-how
5. Head out on the trail

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know how to take a safe and fun overnight backpacking trip.

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Trees

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.

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Vision Awareness

Girl Scouting offers a variety of opportunities and challenges. With this in mind, the Pennsylvania Paraoptometric Association (PPA) would like to offer the Girl Scouts the opportunity to earn a Vision Awareness Patch, which has been approved by the Girl Scout Council. PPA is an association committed to enhancing the quality of eye care. We believe the activities requires for the girls to earn the patch will make them more aware of the importance of vision and good vision care. The girl’s efforts may even spark an interest in Optometry or related fields.

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Woodworker

Woodworking gives you a great feeling of accomplishment—you can make stylish, useful things for yourself and others. Plus, it’s fun! In this badge, add to your talents with a skill Girl Scouts has been refining for 100 years—the ability to do it yourself.

1. Swing a hammer
2. Keep it level
3. Use a screwdriver
4. Saw some wood
5. Build something yourself

When I’ve earned this badge, I’ll know how to use some basic tools to make simple woodworking projects.

Part of the sequence. Earned by Scouts.

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