Ambassadors will become experts in their government and the roles of the officials they’ll help elect.
WHAT THEY'LL LEARN:
When girls have earned this badge, they’ll have learned more about their local, state, and national governments—and they’ll be ready to use that knowledge to inform their voting.
1. Find out about local government
2. Find out about state government
3. Find out about the federal legislative branch
4. Find out about the federal executive branch
5. Find out about the federal judicial branch
GIRL SCOUTS OF SOUTH CAROLINA—MOUNTAINS TO MIDLANDS TIPS AND RESOURCES:
PLAN YOUR MEETING:
- Video demonstration: Watch Ambassador Girl Scouts lead Step 5 of this badge.
- Special guest: How Women in Congress Get Things Done (Step 3)
- Special guest: Be a Citizen Changemaker
- Take Civic Action: Promote the Vote! (service project)
- Suggested virtual meeting plan (PDF)
- Step-by-step planner: Sign-in to the Volunteer Toolkit to find instructions for meeting 1 and meeting 2 of this badge including, materials lists, scripts, meeting aids, and more.