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Daisy Planning Guide

Use this guide to supplement Plan Your Daisy Year or create your own custom plan.

All Troops Should

  • Meet at least 10 times per year
  • Complete a Leadership Journey
  • Complete at least one activity plan from each skill-building area
    • We recommend earning Financial Education badges before the Cookie Program
  • Participate in the Cookie Program
  • Attend or hold a spring celebration event
  • Participate in at least one summer activity

Contents: Girl Scout Skill-Building Areas

Girl Scout Daisies

Leadership

Award Earn this Award Shop + Resources
Girls Scouts daisy It's Your Story Journey

It’s Your Story — Tell it!

5 Flowers, 4 Stories,
3 Cheers for Animals

Learn to care for animals and for yourself and see just how good that makes you feel. Gain courage and confidence in teaching others how to care, too!

Activity Plan 1

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Activity Plan 2

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Take Action project

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Girls Scouts daisy It's Your Planet Journey

It’s Your Planet — Love It!

Between Earth + Sky

Take a Journey to explore the natural world around you. Experience all the great things about your community and learn to use your own special skills to help people and Planet Earth.

Activity Plan 1

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Activity Plan 2

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Take Action project

 

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Girls Scouts daisy It's Your World Journey

It’s Your World — Change It!

Welcome to the Daisy Flower Garden

In this Journey, a favorite pastime — gardening — meets the Girl Scout Law. Discover new things about yourself, connect as a team and join together to take action as you learn to apply the Girl Scout Law to your own lives.

Activity Plan 1

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Activity Plan 2

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Take Action project

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Science, Technology, Engineering + Math

Award Earn this Award Shop + Resources
Girls Scouts Daisy Clover Petal

Clover Petal:
Using Resources Wisely

When you’ve earned your Clover Petal, you will know how to use resources wisely, just like Clover.

Activity Plan

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Healthy Living + Creativity

Award Earn this Award Shop + Resources
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Feeding the Need

Join your sister Girl Scouts and take action against hunger in Minnesota. Learn about proper nutrition as you collect food to feed local children and families in need.

Activity Plan

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Share Your Donation

Girls Scouts Daisy Lupe Petal

Lupe Petal:
Honest and Fair

When you’ve earned your Lupe Petal, you will know how to be honest and fair, just like Lupe the Lupine.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Sunny Petal

Sunny Petal:
Friendly and Helpful

When you’ve earned your Sunny Petal, you will know how to be friendly and helpful, just like Sunny the Sunflower.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Zinni Petal

Zinni Petal:
Considerate and Caring

When you’ve earned your Zinni Petal, you will know how to be considerate and caring, just like Zinni the Zinnia.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts daisy First Aid Badge

Tula Petal:
Courageous and Strong

When you’ve earned your Tula Petal, you will know how to be courageous and strong, just like Tula the Tulip.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Mari Petal

Mari Petal:
Responsible for What I Say & Do

When you’ve earned your Mari Petal, you will know how to be responsible for what you say and do, just like Mari the Marigold.

Activity Plan

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Financial Education

Award Earn this Award Shop + Resources
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Cookie Program

Participate in the largest girl-led business in the country and learn valuable life skills, including goal setting, decision making, money management, people skills and business ethics. Earn fabulous awards while raising money for your troop’s activities and adventures.

Cookies information

Girls Scouts daisy Give Back Badge

Count It Up Leaf

When you’ve earned this leaf, you’ll know how your cookie money adds up.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Talk It Up Leaf

Talk It Up Leaf

When you’ve earned this leaf, you’ll be able to decide how to best use your cookie money.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Money Counts Leaf

Money Counts Leaf

When you’ve earned this leaf, you’ll know more about money and what it’s worth.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Making Choices Leaf

Making Choices Leaf

When you’ve earned this leaf, you’ll know more about how to make choices involving money.

Activity Plan

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Snacks + Magazines

Snacks + Magazines, our Fall Product Program, is a simple money-earning activity to earn funds for your troop activities and trips. Girls sell nuts, chocolates and magazines in the fall. Earn various rewards by participation level.

Snacks + Magazines information

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Global Citizenship + Girl Scout Sisterhood

Award Earn this Award Shop + Resources
Girls Scouts Daisy Promise Center

Daisy Promise Center

Earn the Promise Center by saying the Girl Scout Promise and what it means to you!

Activity Plan
(w/ overview and investiture)

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Girls Scouts Daisy Gloria Petal

Gloria Petal:
Respect Myself & Others

When you’e earned your Gloria Petal, you will know how to respect yourself and others, just like Gloria the Morning Glory.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Gerri Petal

Gerri Petal:
Respect Authority

When you’ve earned your Gerri Petal, you will know how to respect authority, just like Gerri the Geranium.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Rosie Petal

Rosie Petal:
Make the World a Better Place

When you’ve earned your Rosie Petal, you will know how to make the world a better place, just like Rosie the Rose.

Activity Plan

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Girls Scouts Daisy Vi Petal

Vi Petal:
Be a Sister to Every Girl Scout

When you’ve earned your Vi Petal, you will know how to be a sister to every Girl Scout, just like Vi the Violet.

Activity Plan

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Community Service + Volunteer

Award Earn this Award Shop + Resources

Community Service Projects

River Valleys’ girls and volunteers donate over one million hours to the community each year. Join other Girl Scouts and make a difference by giving back to your community.

Take Action projects

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Celebrating Success

Award Earn this Award Shop + Resources

Court of Awards Ceremony/Year-End Celebration

You have learned new skills, made new friends and become a better leader. It is time to celebrate you, your Girl Scout sisters and everything you accomplished this year! Hold/attend a troop or Service Unit Year-End Ceremony.

Use the Court of Awards Guide and Bridging Ideas to plan your event.

Girls Scouts Bridge to Brownie

Bridge to Girl Scout Brownies

Brownies have a lot of fun together! You will learn more about what it is like to be a Brownie by earning your Bridge to Girl Scout Brownie Award. Plus, you will take part in the great tradition of Girl Scout Bridging!

Activity Plan

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Summer Fun

Award Earn this Award Shop + Resources
Girls Scouts Summer Action patch

Camp, Travel + Discovery Series

Girl Scouts does not stop when school is out. Join us this summer to camp, make new friends, have an adventure or explore your community with other girls.

Find summer activities

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