Planning

Award Check List

Do you happen to have an award check list like your Merit Badges? I love your format and would love to either have or put together a template.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Lights Camera Action

Making a Film Skit

The Making a Film skit is one of the most versatile skits in a Scout’s arsenal. It can be adjusted to any theme or holiday.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Helping Hands

Service Hours Form

What should be on a service hours form for Scouts or units wanting to record their participation in service projects?

Continue Reading · Comments { 2 }
Wolf Be an Artist

BSA Wolf Supplemental Den Meeting Plan K – Be an Artist

This Wolf den meeting plan is a supplemental den meeting plan in which Wolf Cub Scouts learn about colors and communicating through art.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Christmas Presents

Gifts for Scout Christmas Celebration

A Cub Scout leader asks “We plan to have a party before the winter break and wanted to get each boy a little gift. Do you have any suggestions?”

Continue Reading · Comments { 3 }
The Food Groups

Webelos Fitness Activity Badge and Food Choices

Here are some links which will help you with the food choices and menu planning requirements for the Webelos Fitness activity badge.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Arrow of Light Bands

BSA Arrow of Light Den Meeting Plan 10 – AOL Creation

This idea from the Webelos den meeting plans covers making the commemorative arrows which represent everything the Webelos achieved as Cub Scouts.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Norman Rockwell's Boy Scout painting

Information from New Scout Moms (or Dads)

What do you which you knew when you started out in Scouting? What one piece of advice would you give to a new Scout parent?

Continue Reading · Comments { 4 }
Bear Cub Scout Landscaping

BSA Bear Supplemental Den Meeting Plan J – Landscaping

This Bear den meeting plan covers part of Bear Elective 14 – Landscaping. Cub Scouts learn about using the beauty of plants.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Passport and Travel

December Pack Meeting Plan – Passport to Other Lands (Respect)

The Passport to Other Lands Cub Scout pack meeting plan features ideas for the core value of respect- games, group activities, songs, and more.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Scuba BSA

Scuba BSA

Scuba BSA introduces qualified Boy Scout, Venturing, and registered adult participants to the special skills, equipment, and safety precautions associated with scuba diving;

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Eagle Palms

Eagle Palms and Merit Badges Question

Cindy asked if merit badges her son earned before attaining the rank of Eagle can be used toward Eagle palms.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Readyman and  911

BSA Arrow of Light Den Meeting Plan 9 – More Readyman

This den meeting idea from the BSA Webelos den meeting plans covers part of Readyman Activity Badge.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Theater Merit Badge for Boy Scouts

Theater Merit Badge for Boy Scouts

The Theater merit badge will appeal to Boy Scouts who enjoy being on stage. Many have opportunities at school to do some of these requirements.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
World Globe

December Cub Scout Theme: Passport to Other Lands (Respect)

BSA offers supplemental pack program ideas for each month. One theme for the December core value of Respect s a Passport to Other Lands theme.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Trust award

Venturing TRUST Award

The TRUST award is the religious and community life award for Venturers. A young man or woman can earn this award by learning more about faith and service.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
canoe

50 Mile Canoe Trip Pin

Reader Bruce asked “Does anyone know where I can buy a pin for scouts who completed a 50 mile canoe trip? I would ideally like a paddle shaped pin with 50 Mile on the paddle.”

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Wheelbarrow

BSA Wolf Supplemental Den Meeting Plan J – Machine Power

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.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Pioneering Merit Badge for Boy Scouts

Pioneering Merit Badge for Boy Scouts

Boy Scouts can practice their knot skills and build amazing projects when they work on the Pioneering merit badge. This is another one our Scouts often earn at summer camp.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Cooking Kebabs on a Fire

Cooking Troop Program Feature for Boy Scouts

This cooking program feature for Boy Scouts offers the opportunity to plan a month’s worth of troop activities with food and cooking theme. The featured activity for this month is a patrol feast.

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }