Please use the group forum below to discuss the BPSA's Otter program. See the Otter Resources page for more information and PDF downloads relating to this section.
Hi all -I was wondering how everyone was tracking the Otter badges? The system I established in our group is as follows:1) Kids complete badge task2) Den parents or raft leaders sign off & initial as complete3) Den parents update a copy of the…Continue
Does anyone have an outline of activities and sequence of events for first meeting? I've created a template and activity for designing the neckers that we will do at our first meeting, feel free to use it. The version with instructions: …Continue
Hello Fellow Ahmeeks! I've attached a pdf of our general meeting outline for our Otters meetings. Hope it might be helpful to some of you! Cheers,Caroline77th Woodend Chevy Chase, MD Continue
These photos are not mine but too awesome not to share. Incorporating the Pond Theme and learning about otters is one of the first things to get started in a new Raft.…Continue
The Otter program repeats itself every three years using the same equipment. If you save them and put them in a box it will help the next Raft Leader or if an extra activity needs to be done at the last minute. What do you all keep around for your…Continue
Hello all!I thought I would share a couple of files I created for our Otters in the 64th Brandywine. Badge Tracking Card (otter_badges.pdf): This is a tracking sheet for the kid/parent to keep to record progress on their badges. I just grabbed the…Continue
Can anyone share their script, staging, or other advice regarding an Otter to Timberwolf "swimming up" ceremony? Half our Otters will be ready to go to Timberwolves this spring. We would like to have something special in our June meeting to bridge…Continue