Step 1: Discover
Read the Following:
Watch the Videos:
Step 2: Connect
Incorporate the appropriate Activity Book into Troop Meeting or Event:
Step 3: Take Action (Choose One)
1. Radiation at Home
2. Poster Contest/Radon Summary (Ages 9-14)
3. Video Contest (Age 14 - 18)
- Test your home for radon by following guidelines outlined in the test kit directions (test kits available at www.HealthHouse.org/radon/testkit.cfm)
- Discuss your project, general radon information, test results, and where to purchase a test kit with neighbors or family members
Gold Award Project Opportunities
All listed options may be expanded into Gold Award service project OR scouts may contact the American Lung Association in Illinois (ALAIL) to design their own project. It is important to note that the ALAIL must approve all projects prior to starting.
Radon Activity Badge Program Reporting Form
The reporting form will be used by the ALAIL and Girl Scouts to keep record of participation and order patches. Please return to either your organization or the ALAIL once the projects are completed. Download the Reporting Form HERE.