What is Scouting? ADVENTURE

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10
Feb
2019

STAR supported a Scout sleep over at the science museum . Scouting is a remarkable movement that brings amazing benefits and enjoyment to everyone involved – children, leaders, parents and everyone involved with the running of the group. Through adventure,  scouts develop team-work skills, friendships, confidence, independence, responsibility and a ‘can do’ attitude to help prepare them.

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New Year Ice Skating Day

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06
Jan
2019

    The lad I mentor is autistic and has adhd. I knew he hadn’t tried ice skating before, so I was surprised when he gave me a grin and said that he’d try anything once! I fully expected him to get his skates on and then 5 mins later say he was ready to go.

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Fun at the dry ski slope

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08
Nov
2017

" My mentee went dry ski slope skiing last year  and when he was offered the opportunity to go again this year he jumped at the chance. The whole day is very well organised with measurements and sizes sent on in advance so that there is the minimum amount of waiting around. The teachers are.

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