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Ecological presentation from Tallin Scouts (Task I, part 2)

Feb 16, 2012   //   by admin   //   Tallinn  //  No Comments

You may download our presentation: Nature pollution

Tallinn scouts film

Feb 2, 2012   //   by admin   //   Tallinn  //  1 Comment

Visaginas Scouts’ intro video

Jan 29, 2012   //   by marija.trap   //   Visaginas  //  1 Comment

Hi dear international scouts friends\Brothers and Sisters

To your attention our video about us and our Town.

Please, visit link

Becoming a leader

Dec 17, 2011   //   by louise   //   blogs, Leading, Scouting, Sindal (ICOM)  //  No Comments

I have never dreamt of being a leader. Whenever I became a leader it was either of necessity or impatience. If my patrol leader did nothing but show up, I ended up taking over. If no one else wanted to do it, well it had to be done. And suddenly I became a leader by choice…

Scouting again, scouting for Christmas

Dec 13, 2011   //   by louise   //   blogs, Sindal (ICOM)  //  No Comments

Within one week I rejoined my old scout group, went out after Christmas trees, dressed up as a nisse(Danish Christmas gnome) in order to hand out hotwine and cakes at a local shop, then I went to a Christmas meeting and taught the scouts the Estonian island game, dressed up as a nun and made a mouse in disguise reveal Thursday’s lottery numbers, and signed up for one day of selling Christmas trees and lottery tickets dressed as myself… 


GAME/RALLY: Hunting for the SMOK

Dec 9, 2011   //   by louise   //   GAME, Rally, Sindal (ICOM)  //  No Comments

Today I have a fairly easy rally for you to do with the younger scouts. In Denmark we had a big campaign some years ago to get new members, The Hunt for the Groggl. I made a smaller version to work at a meeting, checking the skills of my scouts at the same time.


GAME/RALLY: Rally at the Mall

Dec 1, 2011   //   by louise   //   GAME, News, Rally, Sindal (ICOM)  //  No Comments

Does a rally have to take place in the nature? Here’s a game I thought up one year when my scouts were tired of getting sent out in nature and needed a different kind of challenge:


GAME: Flash Your Scarf

Nov 28, 2011   //   by louise   //   GAME, News, Sindal (ICOM)  //  No Comments

A scarf can be the whole identity of a scout. It may mark our country, our troop, the patrol we’re in, the people we belong with. It tells others that we are scouts and live by the words: proud to be scout. I have been wearing my scarf in Russia, in England, in Schwitzerland, in Estonia, between the dunes of Skagen, in the middle of Amsterdam. This is who I am. Others see me and suddenly someone walks up to me: Hey! You’re a scout! Where are you from and what are you doing here?