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Brownie Bugs Badge Ideas

Requirements for Brownie Bug Badge: Step 1: Draw a bug poster. Step 2: Try a bug craft. Step 3: See bugs in action. Step 4: Explore bug homes. Step 5: Take a bug field trip.

Bee or wasp?

  • CAT Braun

    Um... funny poster, but maybe have a wasp labeled "Just An A--hole" isn't the best item for teaching Brownies about bugs???

make your own rock caterpillar to go in the garden - kids would love to do this.

Download complete requirements for all levels of girls scout badges.

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  • Rose B

    I have my brownie bug badge in my girls scout troop 60298 board.. I have a picture with the description .

Girl Scout Brownie Bug Badge. Bugs help us in lots of cool ways. Explore the world of bugs and learn more about these little creatures that do so much.

These Spoon Bugs from Family Fun would be a cute for Step 2 - Try a Bug Craft. Mix a cup of plaster of Paris according to package directions; pour the plaster into disposable plastic spoons. Let dry, then pop the beetles out and paint. Consider adding moving eyes or other accessories like pipe cleaners or wire too! These could be easily done when out on a field trip too. Create the bugs at the start of the program then head out to explore bugs in action, finishing the project when you return!

Bugs badge--ideas from a volunteer: Camping with your Brownie troop? Learning how to enjoy ALL aspects of the outdoors can be a challenge - help them enjoy it by working on the Bugs Badge. Our troop did a scavenger hunt to see how many bugs they could find near the camp site, listened to and observed bugs with an entomologist dad, made a bug poster, performed skits about bug habitats (cocoons, hives, etc.), and made a bug swap.

  • Stacey Leinen

    yea!! we are going camping this weekend and this is perfect for my little girls.. thanks a ton.