In this idea from the series of BSA Wolf den meeting plans, Wolf Cub Scouts learn about working smarter with machines. This plan covers part of Wolf Elective 8 – Machine Power.
Wolf Elective 8 - Machine Power
Learn about machines. A stick can be used as a lever. A log can be used as a wheel or a roller. Talk to workers who use levers and wheels every day.
Wolf Elective 8 Requirements
- Name 10 kinds of trucks, construction machinery, or farm machinery and tell what each is used for.
- Help an adult do a job using a wheel and axle.
- Show how to use a pulley.
- Make and use a windlass.
STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. . The engineering Nova STEM award for Cub Scouts is called Swing explores levers
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Wolf is the Cub Scout program for boys in 2nd grade. Find helps and requirements for the Wolf program on this page.