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Red-Literature (Scouts Australia)

  • 1

    Read 10 books (different from the Level 1 badge), all by different authors, and approved or recommended by your local librarian or school teacher.

  • 2

    Write an original story or episode involving the characters in one of the books you have read.

  • 3

    Visit your local or school library and explain: * a. the way in which books are catalogued. * b. how to locate four books from different categories using the library’s information retrieval system. * c. How to use dictionaries, encyclopedias, computer software or Internet connections in the library reference section to research a subject of your choice.

  • 4

    Choose ONE of the following:

    • a

      write a thank you letter to someone who helped you or your Pack with an activity or gave you a gift.

    • b

      write a short play based on a theme of your choice.

    • c

      write a description of two books listed in the year’s “Book Week Awards”.

    • d

      draw a page illustration for one of the story books you have read.