It is really important for kids to learn how to say “Thank You”. Gratitude is something which needs to be taught, and Cub Scouts is a perfect forum for doing this.
Random Acts of Kindness Day
February 17 is Random Acts of Kindness Day. A Scout is Kind! Encourage your Scouts to go out of their way to be kind today. Maybe do more than just one Good Turn. 🙂 This is also a good day to review the Scout Law and talk about what it means to act on it rather than just say it.
A Scout avoids causing needless harm another person, creature, or plant. A Scout’s actions always reflects a genuine care for other beings. Here are some ideas for the sixth point of the Scout Law. Add your own ideas about how “A Scout Is Kind” to the comments.
Scout spirit is mentioned in several of the requirements for Scouts BSA ranks. But what is Scout spirit and how does a Scout go about demonstrating it?