Learn about people far away, learn 4 facts about France
Pictures of National dress for France (including flag), story of ???, picture search - pictures of popular french landmarks, have picture and names that they need to match together, Information sheet to fill in about France, colouring pens and pencils.
Food stuff - croissants etc (Claire) , Activityvillage.co.uk for printouts:
Flag: http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/colouring_flag_france.htm or the French Scout emblem
Landmark coloring pages: http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/paris_colouring_pages.htm (Eiffel Tower & Louvre)
Facts about scouting in France: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scouts_et_Guides_de_France, then get them to fill out a fact sheet from what they remembered.
Read story about ??? to set the scene. Set up 3 bases, one to do picturesearch, one for colouring in national dress and flag, and one for fact finding about ???, from story. Split Beavers into 3 groups and work around the 3 bases, covering 4 facts about France.