The program includes a variety of fun activities that focus on self-development in the areas of practical skills, physical development and relationships with people, appropriate to age and interests. Guides of all ages are involved in decision-making, planning, implementing and evaluating their activities. Within her Unit, the Guide will be a member of a Patrol girls , where experiences are shared. Leadership development begins with the youngest Guides and develops as the girls mature.
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Girl Guides and Girl Scouts , worldwide organizations for girls, dedicated to training them in good citizenship , good conduct, and outdoor activities. In the early 21st century there were more than 10 million Girl Guides and Girl Scouts worldwide. Aims and activities are substantially the same in all countries in which the movement is organized. The girls promise to follow a code of behaviour, undertake community service projects, and try to develop their skills by earning proficiency badges in a wide variety of activities including outdoor recreation, writing, cooking, performing arts, first aid, and finance—the latter often revolving around the annual fund-raising sale of cookies, for which Girl Scouts and Girl Guides are best known to many. Badge and uniform types vary by country and are often determined by age group.
A Girl Guide or Girl Scout is a member of a section of some Guiding organisations who is between the ages of 10 and Age limits are different in each organisation. The two terms are used synonymously within this article. Units subdivide into patrols of about six Guides and engage in outdoor and special interest activities.