Democracy for Brownies
What is democracy and who represents me in government? Explore the new democracy badge in a virtual program with the Dole Institute of Politics. Learn about presidential pets and vote in a virtual election of Socks the Cat vs. Leader the Dog. Use your letter writing powers to write to an elected official or even the Governor of Kansas’ cat!
Girls will complete steps 1, 2 and 4 in the new Democracy for Brownies badge.
Cost Per Person: FREE
Additional Info: This program will be live on Zoom. You must register for the program to be sent the virtual Zoom meeting information.
Girls will need a pencil, notebook paper, and colored pencils or crayons.
Questions: Contact public education coordinator, Julie Clover, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (785) 864-1420.
Badge Connections: Brownie Badge: Democracy for Brownies
Outcomes: Learns to identify and solve problems in her community.
Learn more about the 5 Girl Scout Outcomes.
About the Dole Institute: The mission of the Dole Institute of Politics is to promote political and civic participation as well as civil discourse in a bi-partisan, balanced manner.