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A Scout cares about other people. He willingly volunteers to help others without expecting payment or reward.
First Aid Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts The focus of the First Aid troop program feature is learning to assess an emergency and practical first aid skills.
Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure Requirements: Project Family For the Project Family adventure, Webelos learn learn about family history and discover different ways they can participate as a family member.
Wolf Elective Adventure Requirements: Hometown Heroes For the Hometown Heroes adventure, Wolves learn about citizens who are heroes in their local communities.
Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure Requirements: Fix It For the Fix It adventure, Webelos learn to do simple repairs and home maintenance.
Bear Elective Adventure Requirements: Critter Care For the Critter Care adventure, Bears learn how to care for pets.
Wolf Elective Adventure Requirements: Cubs Who Care For the Cubs Who Care adventure, Wolves learn about the challenges faced by people with disabilities.
Tiger Elective Adventure Requirements: Good Knights For the Good Knights adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners learn about the Scout Law and knights, make a code of conduct, and participate in a service project.
Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure Requirements: Build My Own Hero For the Build My Own Hero adventure, Webelos learn how to be a hero in their own communities, recognize real life heroes, and design their own superhero.
Bear Elective Adventure Requirements: Bear Picnic Basket For the Bear Picnic Basket adventure, Bears learn to plan, shop for, and prepare healthy meals, both indoors and outdoors.
Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure Requirements: Aware and Care For the Aware and Care adventure, Webelos learn about the challenges faced by people with disabilities.
Tiger Elective Adventure Requirements: Earning Your Stripes For the Earning Your Stripes adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners practice loyalty and good manners. They also do a service project.
Webelos Adventure Requirements: Webelos Walkabout For the Webelos Walkabout adventure, Webelos plan and carry out a three mile hike and complete a service project.
Bear Adventure Requirements: Paws for Action For the Paws for Action adventure, Bears learn about history, law enforcement, and conservation.
Bear Adventure Requirements: Grin and Bear It For the Grin and Bear It adventure, Bears play a game and hold a Cub Scout Carnival at a pack meeting.
Tiger Adventure Requirements: Tiger Bites For the Tiger Bites adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners learn about nutritious food choices, participate in mealtime chores and hygiene, and make a snack.
Arrow of Light Adventure Requirements: Scouting Adventure For the Scouting adventure, Webelos learn what it will be like to be a member of a Boy Scout troop and they learn some outdoor skills.
Webelos Adventure Requirements: First Responder For the First Responder adventure, Webelos learn some basic first aid and emergency preparedness skills.
Tiger Adventure Requirements: Team Tiger For the Team Tiger adventure, Tiger Cubs and their adult partners learn how cooperation and pitching in can improve their homes and communities
Wolf Adventure Requirements: Council Fire For the Council Fire adventure, Wolves learn about being a member of a community. They plan a service project, look for ways they can help in their area, and actively participate in making their community better.
Arrow of Light Adventure Requirements: Building a Better World In the Building a Better World Arrow of Light adventure, Webelos learn all about citizenship including about the rights and duties of citizens, local government, improving our communities through conservation, and connecting with Scouts in different countries.
March Pack Meeting Plan – Pet Pals (Compassion) The Pet Pals Cub Scout pack meeting plan features ideas for the core value of compassion- games, group activities, songs, and more.
Service Hours Form What should be on a service hours form for Scouts or units wanting to record their participation in service projects?
Messengers of Peace The Boy Scouts of America joined the Messengers of Peace initiative in 2012. This program encourages Scouts around the world to work for peace by being a positive force in their communities.
Scout Law I like the simplicity of the Scout Law. It is brief and therefore easy for youth to memorize. But it covers a lot of ground.
How the Boy Scout Law Relates to the Ten Commandments Comparing the 10 Commandments to the Boy Scout Law is an interesting activity for any Boy Scout group.
The Scouting Way The Scouting Way can help everybody: men and women, young and old, Scouts and non-Scouts alike incorporate the core ethics and principles of Scouting into their daily lives, in just minutes a day.
The Scoutmaster Minute: Your Handbook for Inspiring Moments The Scoutmaster Minute presents verses of honesty, courage, service, sacrifice and more-right at your fingertips and right when they're needed, fitting easily into a pocket or backpack.
The Scoutmaster's Other Handbook Proven ideas for building strong, successful, sustainable troops that truly achieve the promise of Scouting - from meetings and outings to administration.
A Scout Leader's Guide to Youth Leadership Training: Working the Patrol Method A must read for anyone involved in Boy Scouts. The patrol method can seem illogical and inefficient if you don’t understand it’s purpose and implementation. This book will help both Scouters and parents.
Journey To Excellence Service Projects The Journey to Excellence Service Project initiative encourages Scouting units to carry out meaningful service projects.
Thanksgiving Scoutmaster (or Cubmaster) Minute This makes a nice Scoutmaster Minute or Cubmaster Minute or even just a good reflection for a family gathering at this time of year. This is based on something in some old BSA program helps
A Scout's Prayer by Lord Baden-Powell This prayer is attributed to Lord Baden-Powell himself. B-P clearly believed that faith was an important component of his Scouting program. So while Scouting is not specific to any particular faith, there is a spiritual aspect to it. This prayer, based on the Scout Law, would be appropriate for most groups of Scouts.
Scoutmaster Minute – Only One Here is a Scoutmaster Minute which reminds us not to focus on the big insurmountable problem. Instead, just do what you can.
Scout Law Prayer A Scout is Reverent. This prayer incorporates the twelve points of the Scout Law.
Trustworthy Tommy Song Webelos need to learn about the Scout Law for their Webelos badge and their Arrow of Light Award. This classic Scout song is a fun way to help them learn it.
Scouting For Food The featured core value for Cub Scouts for the month of November is citizenship. Our Pack will help encourage citizenship in our Cub Scouts by participating in the local Scouting for Food program.
Memorial Day Yesterday we went out to Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery and participated in the 61st annual Memorial Day Good Turn. This event really seems to help our Scouts understand what Memorial Day is all about.
Past Posts On This Day
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