Skills builders

Camp stage 3

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Light fires, put up tents and discover how delicious outdoor cooking can be.

Learn about the great outdoors as you explore the camp skills builder. Stage 3 is recommended for Brownies and Guides.

Here's a taste of the activities you can look forward to trying at this stage. Ask your leader about all the things you'll need to do to earn this badge.

Waterproof! - It’s raining, it’s pouring! Can you keep your bedding and kit dry or will your trip be a washout?

Night under the stars - From having fun with your friends to cooking tasty meals outside, you’ll make some great memories while camping. Make sure you never forget them by playing these fun games.

Invent a gadget - Ever wished you had something to make camping life a little easier? Now’s your chance to invent it!

Best fire for the job - Things are heating up! Experiment with building the best fire for different conditions you might experience on your camping trip.

All pitch in - What jobs do you need to do while you’re camping? Have fun acting them out, then think about how to share out all the important tasks.

Completing your skills builders

There are 12 skills builders to work towards with your unit. Each skills builder has 6 stages to complete during your time at Girlguiding, from Rainbows to Rangers. You’ll get a badge for every stage you complete. To complete stages 1-5, your unit will do 4 out 5 fun activities.

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Ask your leader about the activities you need to do to complete this stage, and record your progress in your badge book.

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