Tag Archives: Hanover

Going for Gold: Nature’s Classroom

Research shows that young learners benefit from being outdoors—they retain information better, embrace new environments, sharpen their listening and learning skills, and develop an appreciation for the world around them. Caroline, a Girl Scout Ambassador from Hanover, embraced this research and used it as inspiration for her Gold Award project. Caroline knew local elementary school […]

Going for Gold: Nutrition and Fitness Workshops

Amanda, a Girl Scout Ambassador from Hanover, organized an eight-week workshop program on nutrition and fitness. Over 40 girls, ages 5 to 13, participated in the workshops. Workshop topics included healthy snacking, hydration, media, body image, reading food labels, portion control, self-confidence, sugar and fast food. Amanda also presented fun ways to be active. She arranged […]