Who am I? (Version 1)

Scouts try to guess who you are pretending to be within 20 or 30 questions that are answered yes or no. Type: Live Activity Running Time: 30 minutes Sections: Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers Digital platforms: Video Conferencing  Instructions: Research some age appropriate characters. Invite your members to a video conference call. Get your members to ask yes/no questions. Tips and gotchas: Get your members to take it in turns to

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Kahoot – Online Quiz

Kahoot is online quizzing software used primarily by schools, so many of your members will be familiar with it. You can use it to create your own quizzes or run ready made quizzes on the platform. Type: Live Activity, Online Challenge Running Time: variable Sections: Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Network Digital platforms: Video Conferencing  Resource: Kahoot.com Login: District login details are available in the Kahoot Digital Hero section Method: Create

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Scavenger Hunt

A scavenger hunt carried out in the Scouts’ homes with challenges set in groups using screen sharing on a video conference. Scouts post their finds as photos and videos to a closed Facebook Group. Type: Live Activity Running Time: 90 minutes + Sections: Scouts, Explorers Digital platforms: Video Conferencing & Closed Facebook Group Instructions: Just before the meeting, in your Closed Facebook Group, create a separate post for each Patrol.

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Skribbl.io – Online Pictionary

Skribbl is an online Pictionary game where each player takes turn drawing and everyone else guesses the word, points are awarded for the fastest correct guesses. Type: Live Activity Running Time: 30 mins per 12 player game ( 4 rounds ) Sections: Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Network Digital platforms: Video Conferencing  Resource: Skribbl.io Number of Participants: 12 per Skribbl room Tips: Use Zoom breakout rooms to run multiple games at

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