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Boys RunningMay Cub Scout Theme - Backyard Fun (Health and Fitness)  One of the Cub Scout themes for the May core value of Health and Fitness is a Backyard Fun theme.

 

Sportsman BicyclingBSA Arrow of Light Den Meeting Plan 14 - Sportsman  In this idea from the Webelos den meeting plans, Cub Scouts learn about cycling safety, go for a bike ride, and earn their Bicycling Belt Loop.

 

Wolf SportsBSA Wolf Supplemental Den Meeting Plan N - Sports  In this idea from the Wolf den meeting plans, Cub Scouts get together to play a game of baseball or softball for Wolf Elective 20 – Sports.

 

Bear Cub Scout SwimmingBSA Bear Supplemental Den Meeting Plan L – Swimming  BSA provides Bear den meeting plans for den leaders. Today we will look at a den meeting plan which focuses on aquatics. It covers requirements for Bear Elective 19 – Swimming and the Swimming Belt Loop.

 

Tiger Healthy Teeth and GumsBSA Tiger Supplemental Den Meeting Plan O – Go See It: Healthy Teeth and Gums  In this den meeting plan from the Tiger den meeting ideas, the Tiger Cub Scouts visit a dentist for Tiger Elective 46 – Healthy Teeth and Gums.

 

The Food GroupsWebelos Fitness Activity Badge and Food Choices  Here are some links which will help you with the food choices and menu planning requirements for the Webelos Fitness activity badge.

 

Skating Merit Badge for Boy ScoutsSkating Merit Badge for Boy Scouts  Boy Scouts working on the Skating merit badge can choose to fulfill the requirements by ice skating, roller skating, or inline skating.

 

Group of Young Men PlayingAthletics Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts  This athletics program feature offers the opportunity to plan a month's worth of troop activities with an athletics theme.

 

Canoeing Merit Badge for Boy ScoutsCanoeing Merit Badge for Boy Scouts  Canoeing merit badge is a favorite for our second year Boy Scouts at summer camp. Everyone likes to get out on the lake on a warm summer day.

 

Backpacking Merit Badge for Boy ScoutsBackpacking Merit Badge for Boy Scouts  If your Boy Scout troop is planning some backpacking outings, check out the requirements for the Backpacking merit badge.

 

Boy in Swimming PoolAquatics Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts   This aquatics program feature offers the opportunity to learn more about swimming and boating. Your PLC can plan a month of activities around this theme.

 

Venturing Quest AwardVenturing Quest Award  Venturing is all about letting teens explore what interests them and achieving the aims of Scouting at the same time. The Quest award provides recognition for Venturers who pursue an interest in sports.

 

backpackingBackpacking Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts  A backpacking programs feature offers the opportunity to learn the skills to successfully plan and carry out a backpacking trip.

 

Ranger Winter Sports ElectiveVenturing Ranger Award Elective - Winter Sports  To complete the Venturing Ranger Award requirements for Winter Sports, a Venturer must learn all about skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, or ice skating.

 

Water Sports Merit BadgeWater Sports Merit Badge for Boy Scouts  The Water Sports merit badge focuses on water skiing. Boy Scouts will learn about safety and technique while working on this badge.

 

Mile Swim BSAMile Swim BSA  The Mile Swim is a tradition at most Boy Scout summer camps. It is a challenge for Scouts and those who complete it have a great sense of accomplishment.

 

Scuba Diving Merit Badge for Boy ScoutsScuba Diving Merit Badge for Boy Scouts  The Scuba Diving merit badge gives Boy Scouts the opportunity to learn all about scuba. Your local scuba shop might be a good resource. One in our area has chartered a Venture Crew with a scuba specialty.

 

Rowing Merit Badge for Boy ScoutsRowing Merit Badge for Boy Scouts  Rowing merit badge is often completed at Boy Scout summer camp. I always enjoy seeing their skill level improve over the series of days. The first day they are often rowing around in circles, but by the end of the week they have the hang of it.

 

Swimming PinSwimming Pin for Cub Scouts  Cub Scouts who have earned their Swimming belt loop can go a step further and earn the Swimming pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. By working on the requirements for the pin, Cub Scouts will improve the swimming techniques.

 

Family PicnicBSA Wolf Supplemental Den Meeting Plan G - Outdoor Adventure  BSA provides Wolf den meeting plans for Cub Scout den leaders. In this den meeting plan Wolf Cub Scouts go on a picnic and play some games together.

 

Volleyball PinVolleyball Pin for Cub Scouts  Cub Scouts who have earned their Volleyball belt loop from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program can dig into the sport even more by earning the Volleyball pin. They will work on skills to improve their techniques and increase their knowledge of the game.

 

Golf PinGolf Pin for Cub Scouts  If you have a Cub Scout who really likes to golf, he can earn the Golf pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. Maybe he can even share some of his knowledge of the game with the other Scouts in his pack or den and get them interested also.

 

Bowling PinBowling Pin for Cub Scouts  Cub Scouts who like to bowl can earn the Bowling pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. By earning this recognition, they will practice skills to improve their game and learn more about the sport.

 

Hispanic Man, Woman and Child having fun in the park.May Cub Scout Theme – Destination Parks (Health and Fitness)  BSA offers supplemental pack program ideas for each month. One of the Cub Scout themes for the May core value of Health and Fitness is a Destination Parks theme.

 

Ranger Physical Fitness ElectiveVenturing Ranger Award Elective - Physical Fitness  To complete the Venturing Ranger Award requirements for Physical Fitness, a Venturer must develop and carry out a physical fitness program. Then he or she must teach another group how to set up a physical fitness program.

 

Sportsman Activity Badge UltimateBSA Arrow of Light Den Meeting Plan 4 - Sportsman  This idea from the Arrow of Light series of Webelos den meeting plans covers part of the Sportsman Activity Badge with a focus on the Ultimate belt loop.

 

Basketball PinBasketball Pin for Cub Scouts  It is basketball season again. If you have a Cub Scout who plays basketball, see if you can interest him in the Basketball pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. If he plays on an organized team he has probably already completed many of the requirements for this recognition.

 

Boy Riding BikeBSA Tiger Supplemental Den Meeting Plan J - Go See It: Visit a Bike Repair Shop and Take a Bike Ride  This Tiger Cub Scout den meeting plan covers Tiger Elective 38 – Bicycle Repair and Tiger Elective 37 – Take a Bicycle Ride.

 

Golf Merit Badge for Boy ScoutsGolf Merit Badge for Boy Scouts  If you know a Boy Scout who loves golf, then he is lucky because there is a Golf merit badge just for him.

 

Softball Belt LoopSoftball Belt Loop for Cub Scouts  Baseball is more popular with boys in our area than softball, but some play the sport. A pack game of softball would be a good way to earn the Softball belt loop from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program.

 

Venturing Ranger Award MountaineeringVenturing Ranger Award Elective - Mountaineering  To complete the Venturing Ranger Award requirements for Mountaineering, a Venturer must learn all about climbing, including knots, equipment, and safety. Then he or she must demonstrate climbing skills and assist another group in a climbing activity.

 

physical fitnessPhysical Fitness Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts  The physical fitness troop program feature offers the opportunity to introduce concepts of exercise diet, and healthy habits in a troop setting.

 

Baseball PinBaseball Pin for Cub Scouts  Are your Cub Scouts thinking about baseball season already? The baseball players in your pack can earn the Baseball pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. If they play on a organized team they have probably already done many of the requirements.

 

Hockey PinHockey Pin for Cub Scouts  Cub Scouts who like to ice skate or roller skate might be interested in the Hockey pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. Scouts can learn more about the sport while earning this recognition.

 

Aquanaut Activity BadgeBSA Arrow of Light Den Meeting Plan 2 - Aquanaut  BSA provides Webelos den meeting ideas for Cub Scout den leaders. The 2nd in the Arrow of Light Webelos den meeting plans covers the Aquanaut Activity Badge.

 

Tennis Belt LoopTennis Belt Loop for Cub Scouts  If you want to introduce your Cub Scouts to a sport which many of them probably don't play, try the Tennis belt loop from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program.

 

Snow Ski and Board Sports PinSnow Ski and Board Sports Pin for Cub Scouts  Snow season is here. If you have an opportunity to get out snowboarding or skiing, your Cub Scout can earn the Snow Ski and Board Sports pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program.

 

Nutrition PinNutrition Pin for Cub Scouts  Do you have a picky eater in your family? Your Cub Scout can learn why it is important to eat the right foods when he earns his Nutrition pin from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program.

 

Skateboarding Belt LoopSkateboarding Belt Loop for Cub Scouts  If you know a Cub Scout who enjoys riding his skateboard, he can earn the Skateboarding belt loop from the Cub Scout Academics and Sports program. These requirements can be done anywhere. You don't need to have a skate park close by.

 

Cycling / Mountain Biking Ranger AwardVenturing Ranger Award Requirements - Cycling/Mountain Biking Elective  Venturing Ranger Award Requirements: A young man or woman must complete eight core requirements and four electives. One elective is Cycling/Mountain Biking.