Junior Girl Scout Resource List
Business-Wise and Careers
Do you want to be your own boss? What does it take to create and run a small business? You need a good idea - along with persistence, patience, and a willingness to learn. Itís never too early to start thinking about different careers and learning about the skills and education they require.
People in the world are becoming closer and more connected- and finding out much more about one another. Take time to learn more about your world.
Humans and Habitats
How people live depends a lot on the place where they live. Learn more about your world.
See the world! Meet new people! Whether your trip is around the corner or around the world, preparation is always the key to success. Get going!
Becoming a Teen
Becoming a teenager is an exciting and challenging adventure. Find people and resources to guide you on your journey.
Itís Important to Me
Many famous women felt strongly about something- they had values that helped them accomplish great things. Want to work for peace, help others, or fight unfairness? Your values will get you there.
Looking Your Best
Looking your best is something anyone can do. Most of all, it involves knowing what is right for you.
Senior citizens have wonderful stories to tell and skills to share. Take advantage of their wealth of information and depth of experience.
Caring for Children
Keeping young children happy and safe requires lots of patience and good judgment.
Do you ever feel thereís a communication gap between what you say and what others hear? Do you know all the ways people can communicate?
Your heritage is made up of many things: your religious or racial group; your nationality; your family traditions and values.
Owning a pet can be great fun, but itís also a big responsibility. Find out if that responsibility is what you really want.
High on Life
Winning a game. Acing a test. Hanging out with good friends. Now those are ideal highs! Stomp out harmful habits and get high on life!
Many injuries at home or away from home can be prevented if you use common sense and practice good safety behaviors. So, put safety first!
Have fun and be fit! Have more energy. Sleep better. Study better. Feel great! You can be fit by making the right choices every day by adding fun and exercises to your week. Playing sports, walking, and doing other fun physical activities help you build a strong body and a quick mind.
Staying healthy is about more than just eating an apple a day. Itís also about understanding your environment, taking care of it, and not getting too much of a good thing.
Eating a properly balanced diet helps you do your best. Poor eating habits can make you tired, cranky, and even sick!
Develop good habits now for a fun and healthy life.
Highway to Health
Learn to listen to your body and what itís trying to tell you. Itís the best way to be on the highway to health!
Walking for Fitness
Did you know that walking is the easiest way to stay fit? All you need are good walking shoes, a little free time, and a buddy. So, grab a friend, and point your shoes north, south, east, or west... whichever way suits you best!
Hike or bike, sing or stargaze, watch a sunrise or sunset, or sleep in a tent or in a cozy cabin. Round up your friends or family and head to the great outdoors!
Ecology is the study of plants and animals, including people and their environment.
Horse Fan and Horse Rider
Horses are majestic and graceful animals. Some people keep them as pets. Others use them to farm. Still more ride them in parades, festivals, and sporting events. Riding a horse can be a thrilling experience.
Some of the best camping memories are made sitting around a campfire - or camp stove - eating the meal youíve prepared outdoors.
Poets, writers, artists, and musicians have been inspired by nature to create some of their most famous works. Let nature inspire you.
Outdoors in the City
Some people think that being outdoors means being in the country, but you can have a lot of fun being outdoors in the city, too.
Plants and Animals
Are you aware of how big a part plants and animals play in your everyday life? You depend on plants and animals to get you through the day.
Small Craft, Swimming, and Water Fun
Whether paddling, rowing, sailing, or just drifting, being on the water can be a lot of fun and great exercise.
From the dandelion growing in the crack of a sidewalk to the blue whale that calls the ocean depths its home, wildlife can be found in almost any part of the world.
Art to Wear
What you wear says a lot about who you are.
Technology is the science of the way things work. Do some exploring into the past and future of technology.
Find out about new places, dream of taking vacations in exotic locations, or help save the environment anywhere in the world.
Letís Get Cooking
Making your own meals can be lots of fun. Stirring, beating, mixing, baking - learn safe ways to prepare delicious, healthy meals.
Science in Everyday Life and Science Sleuth
Science is everywhere - in a spider web, a ray of light, even a pile of dirt! Observe and discover the exciting world of science that is around you every day.
When you look at a globe, you can see why Earth is called ďthe water planet.Ē Water gives life, but it also carries diseases and destruction. Learn more about the world of wet and wonderful water.
Weather affects your life everyday. Learn to predict and plan ahead.
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Page last modified:
March 16, 2011
Page last reviewed: March 16, 2011