Arrow points can be confusing. Each part of an elective counts toward arrow points. In addition, Bears can use the requirements from any achievements they did not do as part of the Bear badge.
Bear Elective 3 - Radio
You probably hear a radio every day without thinking much about it. Radio is just one of the things you have grown up with.
When radio first began, however, everyone thought it was wonderful that music and words could be sent all over the world without wires.
You can find out for yourself the excitement of the early days of radio and learn how a radio works by building one for yourself.
Bear Elective 3 Requirements
- Build a crystal or diode radio. Check with your local craft or hobby shop or the nearest Scout shop that carries a crystal radio kit. It is all right to use a kit.
- Make and operate a battery powered radio, following the directions with the kit.
One Cub Scout theme for the February core value of Resourcefulness is a Invention Convention theme. Explore ideas and creative solutions with this theme.
Bear is the Cub Scout program for boys in 3rd grade. Find helps and requirements for the Bear program on this page.