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Get Moving

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You'll find tons of energizing stuff to make and do in these pages - plus, Dez, the fashionista spider, is back to help you figure out life "off the grid."
Learn more about our Get Moving Institute for Junior Troop Leaders
This is an 11-session Journey, but could be modified to fit your troop’s needs.




Community Programs and Field Trip Ideas
  • Recycling center
  • An astronomy program
  • Zoo or animal sanctuary
  • Go camping
  • Find a place with windmills or solar panels
  • Visit a green building
  • Take a bike ride, walk or hike around your neighborhood or local park
  • More community partner links coming soon!

Resources
GSUSA’s website

Pinterest board with additional ideas
2-page summary of this Journey

    Programming Ideas for Troop Meetings
    • Some of the local energy companies provide educational programs that could be brought to your troop meeting
    • Explore careers in architecture, engineering or “green” building. Consider bringing
      in a speaker
    • Make paper
    • Try composting 
    • Set up recycling at school or your meeting space
    • “Trash to Treasure” art projects

    Helpful Hints
    • Each girl should have a copy of the Journey book    
    • The green boxes throughout the Facilitator Guide have great additional programming options