Group 1 - Solid Color Feather Awards

Objective

Strengthen the Parent/Child relationship as well as initiate membership into the tribe.

Red Feather

Learn and recite before tribe the Indian name of each Little Brave and/or Princess in the tribe.

White Feather

Learn and recite all six "Y" Indian Guide Aims before the tribe.

Blue Feather

Complete three handicraft projects with Big Brave/Maiden and shared with tribe.

  • Coup Stick
  • Indian Name "sign" for Big Brave/Maiden and Little Brave/Princess to be displayed as a part of the tribal "Totem Pole".
  • Another craft of choice

Yellow Feather

Good conduct (i.e., reflect "Y Indian Guides Aims) at three tribal meetings.

  • Come to meeting with positive attitude and neat appearance. (Aim #1)
  • Listen while others are speaking, and speak in turn. (Aim #4)
  • Share materials during meeting crafts and/or be a good sport in games or play. (Aim #5)

Aqua Feather

Hike two miles with Big Brave/Maiden. Make a list of interesting things observed on the hike and share experience with tribe.

Orange Feather

Take a camping trip for at least one night. Cook at least one meal with Big Brave/Maiden and clean up after meal. Share experience with tribe.

Black or Brown Feather

Arrange a night off for parent/guardian not in Indian Guides. Big Brave/Maiden and Little Brave/Princess will plan, purchase, cook and serve dinner - other parent not allowed in kitchen. After serving dinner, Little Brave/Princess is to do the dishes. Share experience with tribe.