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.
Wolf Achievement 7 - Your Living World
Wolf Achievement 7 is about taking care of our world. Find helps for this achievement here.
Wolf Achievement 7 Requirements
Do all of these requirements:
- Complete the Character Connection for Respect.
- . Discuss these questions with your family: What things have people done to show a lack of respect to our world? Why is it important to respect our environment and ntural resources? How can you show respect for your environment?
- Commit. Discuss with your family how you feel when you see places in your neighborhood that have lots of litter. Name one thing you can do to help the environment.
- Practice. Practice being respectful while doing the requirements for “Your Living World.”
- Land, air and water can get dirty. Discuss with your family ways this can happen.
- It takes a lot of energy to make glass, cans, and paper products. You can help save energy by collecting these items for use again. Find out how recycling is done where you live. Find out what items you can recycle.
- With an adult, pick up litter in your neighborhood. Wear gloves to protect your hands against germs and cuts from sharp objects.
- With an adult, find three stories that tell how people are protecting our world. Read and discuss them together.
- Besides recycling, there are other ways to save energy. List three ways you can save energy, and do them.
While you are doing your outdoor activities, your Cub Scouts can earn the Cub Scout Leave No Trace award.
This theme revolves around the ideas of conservation and using natural resources wisely with an emphasis on how we treat other living beings.
BSA provides den meeting plans for den leaders on the Scouting.org website. This plan covers Wolf Achievement 7 – Your Living World and Wolf Elective 17 – Tie It Right.
Do you ever feel like you are repeating yourself when you are teaching your kids table manners? Here is an idea your Cub Scouts can make for their holiday table or even for everyday family dinners.
Wolf Achievement 7 – Our Living World – is all about conservation. For requirement e, Wolf Cub Scouts are supposed to read some stories about people who are participating in conservation.
Native American lore is an important part of the Boy Scout and Cub Scout programs. This prayer is attributed to Chief Sealth (for whom Seattle is named).
In honor of Earth Day, here is an Earth themed snack. Basically these are rice krispie treats shaped like the earth. You can make small “earths” or larger ones, but it seems to set better if you don’t make them too big.
Wolf Achievement 7 – Your Living World – focuses on conservation. This den meeting plan covers the whole achievement.
This award is available to Wolves, Bears, and Webelos. The purpose of the award is to help Cub Scouts think about how we are all interdependent on our environment. The requirements are differnent depending which year the Cub Scout is in.
Scouts always enjoy playing with their food! This would make a nice snack for any den meeting based on one of the ecology lessons.
Wolf is the Cub Scout program for boys in 2nd grade. Find helps and requirements for the Wolf program on this page.
This puzzle would make a good gathering activity for a meeting focused on Wolf Achievement 7 – Your Living World.