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East Area Scouting at Home
Three Gadgets to a Shed
Miss camping? Here's a chance for you to showcase your creativity and create your own campsite at home!
Section
Scouts
Estimated Time Required
2 hours
Days Left
7 Days
Challenge Peroid
07 Jun 21 - 21 Jun 21
You Will Need
  • Satay Stick/Bamboo Chopsticks
  • Twine
Before You Begin...
Please make sure you follow all prevailing safe management measures. These challenges are designed so that they could be completed with no physical contact with others.
Instructions

Identify materials that you can use to create a scale model of a campsite. On top of your own Scouting experience, you may wish to use the following resource as a summary guide to campsites:

Using anything make a model of a campsite (although we strongly recommend you to use recycled materials):

Scale model includes a tent and 2 relevant gadgets

+ 20 Points

Scale model includes a kitchen shed

+ 10 Points

Scale model is clearly made of recycled materials

+ 10 Points

Submit a reflection based on the given reflection questions.

+ 20 Points

Scouting Together, Apart

Bonus: Give a virtual tour of your campsite to your patrol/scout mates over a video conferencing platform (please submit recording as evidence)

+ 10 Points
Reflection Questions

1) What does a campsite need?

2) What do you think are the most important gadgets at a campsite?

3) How can you practise recycling in your everyday life?

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You Will Be Assessed By
  • Realism of the model (in terms of knots, looks, etc.)
  • Use of recycled materials
  • Reflection
This challenge counts towards [?]
Camper

Show understanding of the principles of camp hygiene and the importance of order and cleanliness in camp generally

Construct on your own different camp gadgets of your own choice

This challenge only constitutes partial completion of the badge. Please check with your leaders for more infomation