CUB SCOUTING
 
Who We Are
  Pack 641 Leaders
  Purposes
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  Glossary of Terms

RANK ADVANCEMENT
  Advancement Basics
  Bobcat
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  Bear
  Webelos
  Arrow of Light

SPECIAL AWARDS
  Awards

UNIFORM
  Tiger
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  Bear
  Webelos

DOCUMENTS AND FORMS
  Policies & Parents Guide
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TRAINING
  Adult and Youth Training

LINKS
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 Camp La-No-Che
 BSA National Council
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 Jewish Scouting Sites

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FUN STUFF
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Animated Guide to Knots
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BOBCAT


The first rank that every boy must earn when entering the Cub Scouting Program is the Bobcat rank.  The items below are the basic information that all Cub Scouts must learn, which is why every boy who enters into Cub Scouting must earn the Bobcat Badge.

BOBCAT REQUIREMENTS

To earn the Bobcat rank the new Cub Scout must do the following:

  1. Learn and say the CUB SCOUT PROMISE and complete the Honesty Character Connection.
    1. Know: Discuss these questions with your family. What is a promise? What does it mean to "keep your word?" What does honesty mean? What does it mean to "do your best?"
    2. Commit: Discuss these questions with your family. Why is a promise important? Why is it important for people to trust you when you give your word? When might it be difficult to keep your word? List examples.
    3. Practice: Discuss with family members why it is important to be trustworthy and honest and how can you do your best to be honest when you are doing the activities in Cub Scouting.

Cub Scout Promise:

"I .....(name).... promise to do my best
To do my duty to God and my country,
To help other people, and
To obey the Law of the Pack. "

  1. Say the LAW OF THE PACK.  Tell what it means.

"The Cub Scout follows Akela.
The Cub Scout helps the pack go.
The pack helps the Cub Scout Grow.
The Cub Scout gives goodwill."

  1. Tell what WEBELOS means

"WE'll BE LOyal Scouts "

  1. Show the CUB SCOUT SIGN.  Tell what it means.
    [Webelos: Make the CUB SCOUT SIGN.  Tell what it means.]

  1. Show the CUB SCOUT HANDSHAKE. Tell what it means.

  1. Say the CUB SCOUT MOTTO. A motto is a guiding principle.

"Do Your Best"

  1. Give the CUB SCOUT SALUTE.  Tell what it means.

  1. With your parent or guardian, complete the exercises in the booklet,
    How to Protect Your Children from Child Abuse.

 

"Do Your Best"