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Virtual Camp Programme for Scouts

Important

These activities should be supervised by parent/carers at all times, and are not subject to The Scout Association’s Policy, Organisation and Rules. These activities are completely voluntary, and each parent/carer should determine if they are suitable for their children.

Share Your Experience

Share your photos and stories as you get involved by:

Email

comms@nullgmwscouts.org.uk

Social Media

Using the hashtag #GMWScouts on Facebook or Twitter. You will need to set your post as public.

We may share your photos on our social media, website and in our upcoming newsletter.

Activity Passport

Download the form by clicking the link below, fill out completion dates for each activity and return the form to your child’s section leader. These activities all work towards badge requirements for the badge listed.

The virtual camp activities will be on our website for the foreseeable future. You can go back and complete activities at any time!

Take lots of photos of your child completing the activities, section leaders may ask for some evidence to mark the requirements as completed.

Don’t forget to share your pictures with us too!

Saturday

10:00: Welcome; join us live on our Facebook Page

10:30: PLAN YOUR OWN CAMPSITE; watch the two videos on Pitching a Tent and Camping Tips and then click the link below to view the activity instructions. We have also included two useful factsheets on Tents and Campsite to download.

11:30: COOKING ACTIVITY SESSION with two activities to choose from. Click on the links below to view the activity instructions.

12:30: Lunch

13:00: WELLBEING BOX; click here for the Activity Video and the link below for the activity worksheet.

14:00: It’s time for a break!

14:30: RUCKSACK PACKING; click here for the Activity Video

15:00: It’s time for a break!

16:00: DEN BUILDING; join us live on our Facebook Page

17:00: Dinner

18:00: Saturday Round Up; join us live on our Facebook Page

19:00: CAMPFIRE; join us live on our Facebook Page

19:30: Scoutadelic Virtual Activities; click here for the Activities

Sunday

10:00: Good Morning and Scouts’ Own

10:30: PAPER TOWERS; join us live on our Facebook Page

11:30: MAPS AND NAVIGATION; click here for the Activity

12:30: Lunch

13:00: INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCES Q&A; join us live on our Facebook Page

14:00: It’s time for a break!

14:30: SCOUTING SKILLS ACTIVITY SESSION with two activities to choose from. Click on the links below to view the activity instructions.

15:30: Camp Close; join us live on our Facebook Page