It's Your World — Change It! Agent of Change

  • Music Fan: Create a playlist of music that gets you in the mood to change the world!
  • Art to Wear: Make t-shirts or buttons with empowering slogans.
  • Creative Solutions: Start brainstorming — how many ways can you come up with to solve the world's problems?

It's Your Planet — Love It! Get Moving!

  • Dance: Got lots of energy? Work it off by making up a crazy dance!
  • Car Care: Learn the latest trends in energy-efficient cars — then go a step further and design your own!
  • Horse Rider: Once
    you've mastered your
    horsemanship skills,
    volunteer at a stable that
    teaches children with
    disabilities to ride.

  • Go to the next level with your journey Take Action project and earn your Bronze Award!
  • If you have several good ideas for your journey Take Action project but some seem "too big," add them to your idea list for your Bronze Award.
  • Say thanks to everyone you meet along a journey! You never know when you'll need to tap your growing network for help — for example, with your Bronze Award!

  • Ask your cookie customers what changes they'd like to see in the community. Write their answers in your "idea bank" for possible Take Action projects.
  • Think about using some of your cookie proceeds to fund your journey trips or Take Action project.
  • When you e-mail your customers to tell them their cookies have arrived, add a few notes about your Take Action project.

It's Your World — Change It! Agent of Change

  • Create an obstacle course, then run it alone, in pairs, and as one big Junior group to learn about the Power of One, the Power of Team, and the Power of Community.
  • Plan an outdoor award ceremony using symbols found in nature.
  • On a weekend camping trip, tell stories about women or girls who changed the world — or make up a comic story starring your team!

It's Your Planet — Love It! Get Moving!

  • Walk around the block after dark and see how many constellations you can find — and think about ways to save energy at night while you're at it!
  • Visit a butterfly garden or go bird-watching.
  • Make walking salads and then head out on a hike with your friends.

It's Your World — Change It! Agent of Change

  • Girl Scouts have always loved putting on plays! Act out scenes from books or movies that show girls taking action — or, better yet, write your own!
  • Learn to start a fire (with adult help) while you're at camp. Don't forget to enjoy S'mores while you practice your teamwork!
  • Learn to put on a Flag Ceremony — or teach someone who doesn't know how.

It's Your Planet — Love It! Get Moving!

  • Use the Quiet Sign each time you and your friends need to conserve some energy!
  • Organize a parade and volunteer to carry the flag.
  • On World Thinking Day, remember girls who live without electricity. When you save energy, how are you helping them?

It's Your World — Change It!
Agent of Change

  • Visit a local college or university and talk to a professor (social work? journalism? law school?) about how to make the world a better place.
  • Visit a party planner who organizes charity events. How does she help people change the world while having a good time?
  • Visit a historic site. What event happened there and how did it help change the world?

It's Your Planet — Love It! Get Moving!

  • Plan a trip that gets you traveling in a new way — on a bike, a bus or a train!
  • Go to the zoo and watch how animals move.
  • Take a tour of an energy-efficient building — and get there using public transportation.

It's Your World — Change It!
Agent of Change


A fashion-savvy spider named Dez will show you how you and your friends can combine your own power into team power and then use it to generate community power. Learn More

It's Your Planet — Love It!
Get Moving!


You'll find tons of energizing stuff
to make and do in these pages —
plus, Dez, the fashionista spider,

is back to help you
figure out life "off the
grid." Learn More



It's Your World — Change It!
Agent of Change

Juniors learn that leaders need the Power of One, the Power of Team,
and the Power of Community.
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It's Your Planet — Love It!
Get Moving!

Juniors use leadership to bring new energy solutions to the world.
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For Volunteers

The adult guide is
your suitcase for the
journey. It's packed
with everything you
need for a wonderful
trip that will change
girls' lives.