Leaders Login Parents Login
Online Scout Manager - designed by scouts for scouts

Ideas Explosion

Report Copyright Infringement View in OSM UK View in OSM NZ


Getting ideas down for the programme planning quickly and with individual inputs for smaller Scout groups (could be done per-patrol for larger groups)


Print-outs of each of the badges
A poster-size board of the six zones
Post-it notes
Pens / pencils


1. Each scout is given a pen or pencil
2. A leader calls out one of the programme zones
3. Scouts have 3 minutes to write as many activity ideas (one per note) and post them in the relevant zone
4. Repeat for each zone
5. Identify similar or identical ideas and discuss priorities


Badge Links

Terms of Use, Cookies & Privacy Policy | Security & Data Protection Act | About Us

Rainbow, Brownie, Guide and Senior Section leaders should visit Online Guide Manager.

© 2011, 2016 Online Youth Manager Ltd.