Download the booklet from TroopLeaderHub
Print out the booklet. Cut the pages along the dotted line the in center of the page. Staple on the left side.
Meet with your troop and go through the booklet to meet the minimum requirements of the badge!
Suggestions for Using this Booklet
For this badge it is recommended to get outside. Try to incorporate nature into your meeting to have real life examples of shapes in nature.
What is First Aid?
We start exploring what First Aid is, and what types of individuals perform first aid. There are many different professions or people who are trained - think police, fire fighters, EMTs, teachers, lifeguards and more!
Have the girls work together or individually. You can also ahve them share at the end.
9-1-1 is a great resource but something that should not be abused. Talk about how to dial 9-1-1. Then go over difference scenarios of appropriate and inappropriate uses of 9-1-1/
Have the girls role play calling 9-1-1. Break into groups and have them work with a partner coming up with appropriate scenarios. Then share with the larger troop.
First AId Basics
Write down what each item could be used for when providing first aid to someone.
Review different ways to treat some first aid scenarios
There are many ways to prevent outdoor injuries. Use the list of common injuries and have the girls talk about ways they can prevent them from happening.