Learn More Efficiently by Planning to Teach What You’re Studying
Blog 14 Aug 2014 | 3:15 pm
Isn’t this what we teach our scouts? Learn it to get to First Class, but you won’t really master skills until you are able to teach it… glad the scientific community is catching up! :-) Learning is all about retaining knowledge so it can be accessed later on. You can only teach something when you’ve retained […]...
Kandersteg Dispatches – Day Five
Blog 14 Aug 2014 | 1:03 pm
This is actually day four, a little out of sequence! We’ve been happily very busy, and I haven’t had the time to put together more as of yet, I do have a lot of videos to show you soon!
I’ll be sending you dispatches from Kandersteg International Scout Center August 9-18.
Get in touch with me and I’ll mention you in one of the dispatches!
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Tiger Elective Adventure Requirements: Tiger Tales
Blog 14 Aug 2014 | 10:38 am
Tiger Tales is one of the Tiger elective adventures. In the current Tiger Cub program, it is most similar to Tiger Achievement 1 – Making My Family Special .
For this adventure, Tigers and their adult partners learn about folk history through tall tales. They also visit a historical museum or site.
The requirement for this adventure are shown below. Upon completion of this adventure, Tiger Cubs will receive a belt loop.
Tiger Adventure Requirements: Tiger Tales
Create a tall tale with your den.
Create your own tall tale. Share your tall tale with your den.
Read a tall tale with your adult partner.
Create a piece of art from a scene...
Blog 14 Aug 2014 | 9:37 am
Top Fuel Cars - Direct Drive(The fifth in a series of articles on cars that "stretch the rules")Last summer I was searching the web for articles and Blogs relating to pinewood derby racing. Most of what I find is not particularly interesting, but occasionally I come across a real gem.One of these gems was an article written by Eldon Goates, owner of Synthesis Engineering Services. Eldon decided to use PRO/Engineer design software to design a top-performing, direct-drive pinewood derby car for an outlaw race. After designing and building the car, he wrote an article describing the process...
Webelos/AOL Elective Adventure Requirements: Maestro!
Blog 14 Aug 2014 | 8:26 am
Maestro! is one of the Webelos/Arrow of Light elective adventures. In the current Webelos program it is most like the Showman Activity Badge.
For the Maestro! adventure, Webelos learn about music from singing songs to musical instruments.
The requirement for this adventure are shown below. Upon completion of this adventure, Webelos will receive a pin.
Webelos/AOL Adventure Requirements: Maestro!
Do a or b:
Attend a live musical performance.
Visit a facility that uses a sound mixer, and learn how it is used.
Do two of the following:
Make a musical instrument. Play it for your family, den, or pack.
Form a “band” with your den. Each member creates his own homemade musical instrument. Perform for your...
The importance of cheerful service
Blog 14 Aug 2014 | 6:05 am
Last week was a proud one for us. My son entered medical school, and on completion of his first week, a ceremony was held for the incoming class at which the new students received their white coats. It was a moving ceremony – the faculty of the medical school addressed the students on the journey […]...
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