In a democracy like ours, voting isn’t just a right—it’s a responsibility. It’s how you make your voice heard and make choices about how you think things should be done in government. In this badge, you’ll explore the importance of voting and find out about the electoral process in the United States and around the world. 1. Find out more about elections 2. Investigate the ins and outs of voting 3. Get out the vote 4. Plan a campaign 5. Explore voting in other countries
No matter what you do with your collage, there won’t be another just like it in the world. Everything—from the materials you choose to how it’s assembled—is up to you. Get ready to see the creative possibility in everyday objects: This badge is an opportunity to make art as unique as you are. 1. Explore collage 2. Focus on composition 3. Create with color 4. Use found objects
Senior Badge - Traveler. Close your eyes and imagine the spoils of travel: different cultures, breathtaking vistas, exotic foods. You might picture zooming down a zip line in the Amazon, tasting a classic New York hot dog, or digging into local lore at the history museum next door. Whether you travel near or far in this badge, you'll get the travel savvy to make the most of your adventures now and throughout your life.
Senior Badge - Textile Artist. When you see all the colors and textures of fabrics and yarns, do you dream up a million things to do with them? Get ready to turn those visions into reality as you meet with artists, learn about the world of textile arts, and make two projects in the craft that most inspires you to pick up your needles (or loom or spinning wheel).
Senior Badge - Room Makeover. Combine color, texture, glue, and paint to develop some serious DIY flair! Look around for a room that inspires you (a bedroom, study nook, corner of a family room) and use this badge to discover the design concepts and fix-it tactics needed to turn a simple space into a creative statement
Senior First Aid 1. Find out how to perform triage 2. Know how to help a head or neck injury 3. Learn how to use everyday objects to make splints 4. Recognize the signs of drug overdose and alcohol poisoning 5. Share your knowledge with others
Senior Badge - Buying Power. It might be tomorrow. It might be a year from now. It could be 10 years away. Someday, you'll want to make a big purchase that you'll end up paying for over time. It could be a cell phone with a monthly service plan; a new car, which comes with loan payments; or even a home, which includes a monthly mortgage payment. By earning this badge, you'll understand the long-term impact of making a big purchase, and how you need to be prepared to keep paying for it.
Fashion and beauty are glamorous businesses, but it's the science behind these industries that makes their products cutting edge and desirable. In this badge, use the science of style to create—and imagine—your own products. 1. Test skin care and makeup 2. Examine the science behind fabrics and accessories 3. Explore the science behind hair products and perfume 4. Investigate the sociology of style 5. Formulate future style
My Portfolio - Senior Badge. When you earn the Financial Literacy badge called Financing My Future, you learn to invest in yourself, whether that means going to a trade school, community college, or university. No matter what path you choose after high school -- continuing your education or getting a job -- you'll find that your cookie sales experience will put you a step ahead.