Beavers – Autumn 1

Hello Beaver Parent

I hope you all had a lovely summer!!

We will be back Friday 8th September to start our new term. The badges we will be working on between now and Christmas are the World challenge badge, the creative, Experiment and Global issues activity badges. 

Our program is as follows

Friday 8th September – Imagination

Friday 15th September – Junk modelling

Friday 22nd September – Experiments

Friday 29th September – Leaf printing

Friday 6th October – Water filters

Friday 13th October – Fairtrade foods 

Friday 20th October – JOTI/JOTA at Murray Hall

Scouts – Autumn 1

So, a new term starts on Friday (8th September), and we have
7 weeks in the term! The plan for evenings is as follows:

8/9 Welcome Back – We will have a report on the recent trip to Bournemouth Air Show by those who attended. Normally this involves lots of pictures of scouts getting extremely wet! – then a few games to get back in the groove.

15/9 Camping Hints ‘n’ Tips’ – Starting to prepare for an overnight “Bivvy” camp where Scouts will make their own shelters to spend the night in.

22/9 Overnight Preparation – Continuing from last week, introducing a few tools for the overnight.

29/9 Navy Days – Nautical terms and traditions. Why is a head a head?

6/10 Rope MakingThis time using a machine! 

13/10 Communication – Introduction to different ways of communicating, ready for next weeks JOTI/JOTA.

20/10 JOTI/JOTA – OFFSITE! We will be at Murray Hall for the start of the JOTI/JOTA event over the weekend. This will involve talking to Scouts all over the world via internet and radio. There is the option to stay overnight on the Friday.

Overnights :

23rd and 24th September – At Murray Hall – Bivvy Camping. £8 per Scout.

20th and 21st October – At Murray Hall. JOTI/JOTA event. Price to be confirmed.

Sailing :

16th September, Morning only at Tewksbury.

7th October, All Day at Tewksbury.