In the Webelos Cast Iron Chef adventure, our Cub Scouts will learn about good nutrition. For requirement 2, they will set “personal nutritional goals,” keep a food journal for a week and review the journal to see if they’ve met their goals.
A while ago, I put together a food journal that can be printed. There is a space on the form for boys to write down their goals. Every time the boys record what they’ve eaten, they’ll see their goals.
Recently, my son’s den started working on the Cast Iron Chef Webelos adventure. As he and I discussed what his goals should be, I realized that I didn’t know what goals he should set. I looked in his Webelos handbook and in the Webelos leader guide, and there wasn’t much guidance on how to set the goals. But the books did refer us to Choose My Plate.Continue reading →
The Arrow of Light is the highest rank a Cub Scout can earn. It is also the only Cub Scout badge that can be worn on the Boy Scout uniform.
The Arrow of Light requirements are intended to help prepare the Webelos to become Boy Scouts. The requirements familiarize the boys with the Boy Scout Oath and Law and give them an opportunity to learn more about the troop. Continue reading →
If you have already downloaded or printed this document, please check to make sure it is the latest version. The easiest way is to check the number of pages. The old version had 56 pages. The new one has 57. Continue reading →
A couple of years ago, one of the dads who was attending Cub Scout Day Camp with us shared his plans for making hiking sticks. They are awesome! It will take the boys a few weeks to finish them, if they only work on them during den meetings. The nice thing about this project is that the steps can be done during a den meeting or at home.
My Webelos den made these handmade hiking sticks, and they turned out great! Parker used his on a cold January hike. This is a good project for your Bears or Webelos. Continue reading →
Do your Cub Scouts love playing games on your smartphone or tablet? Then they’re going to love Bitsbox! It’s a super fun way to learn to code for kids by allowing them to make their own apps. If you have a Webelos or Arrow of Light Cub Scout, he can use Bitsbox to complete the Game Design elective adventure. Continue reading →