Leadership Camp Readiness Questions
Write the number of
each answer, then tally the number to give you a number which falls in
the range below.
Have you attended camp before?
1. Not yet
2. Yes, with a different organization
3. Yes, Girl Scout camp
What is the longest time you’ve been away from home?
1. 1-6 days
2. 1-2 weeks
3. 2-4 weeks or more
Are you ready to spend up to 6 weeks making a difference in other
girls lives at camp?
1. I’m not sure
2. I am
excited, but I am a little nervous
3. Yes, I can’t wait!
Would you consider yourself an experienced leader?
1. Not yet, but I want to learn
2. I have some
3. I have lots of experience
How do you approach group responsibilities like
1. I will do it if it is
2. I help when I am asked
3. I seek opportunities
Do you like to meet new people and try new activities?
1. Not really
2. Depends on the situation
I love new things!
Do you enjoy outdoor activities and being in nature?
1. I prefer the indoors
3. Yes, I am
most comfortable in nature
How do you handle group conflict?
1. I shy away
2. I prefer guidance
3. I work together to find a resolution
Are you enthusiastic about being a role model for other
1. I am not sure
2. Yes, and I may
need some guidance
3. Yes, sign me up!
10-16 It might be a good idea for you to wait until next year to
try a leadership program. Try a one week overnight session at Camp
Laurel or a one week session at any one of our day camps.
17-23 You are ready to try a leadership program! You might want
to start with the two-week LEADership program ( Grades 8 to 9
only) so you can explore your leadership skills and style.
24-30 You are ready to be a CIT (Grades 10 and up only) or WIT
(Grades 11 and up only).