Time needed: 30 minutes
Setup: The first gardens on record were planted 4,000 years ago. We know that well-designed gardens can be magical and make us feel happy and inspired. Find pictures of gardens online or in magazines/catalogs that you can use for this project. Be ready to share how the gardens pictured make you feel.
Activity: There are many types of gardens, from formal ones in places like France to vegetable gardens in our own backyards to exotic botanical gardens in cities like New York. In this activity, you’ll design your dream garden!
Troop Leaders: The instructions for all badge steps are
available free of charge in the Girl Scout Volunteer Toolkit.
Girl Scout Activity Zone activities have been adapted from existing Girl Scout programming.
Adapted from Step 2 of the Junior Gardener Badge. Purchase the Junior It’s Your Planet Badge Activity Set to complete the requirements and earn the badge.
When you’ve earned this badge, you’ll know how to help plants and flowers grow.