Cub Scout Archives: Bear Achievement 11 - Be Ready

Bear Achievement 11 is about being prepared for emergencies. Find helps for this achievement here.

Bear Achievement 11 Requirements

Complete requirements a through e and requirement g. Requirement f is recommended, but not required.

  1. Tell what to do in case of an accident in the home. A family member needs help. Someone’s clothes catch on fire.
  2. Tell what to do in case of a water accident.
  3. Tell what to do in case of a school bus accident.
  4. Tell what to do in case of a car accident.
  5. With your family, plan escape routes from your home and have a practice drill.
  6. Have a health checkup by a physician (optional).
  7. Complete the Character Connection for Courage.
    • Know. Memorize the courage steps: Be brave, Be calm, Be clear, and Be careful. Tell why each courage step is important. How will memorizing the courage steps help you to be ready?
    • Commit. Tell why it might be difficult to follow the courage steps in an emergency situation. Think of other times you can use the courage steps. (Standing up to a bully is one example.)
    • Practice. Act out one of the requirements using these courage steps: Be brave, Be calm, Be clear, and Be careful.

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