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