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First Aid Gathering Activity

Materials 10 small paper bags 10 different first aid items Directions Number 10 small paper bags 1-10 with a permanent marker. Place 1 First Aid item in each bag. Seal each numbered bag with the item inside and place on … Continue reading

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Tree Quiz

Which tree has the softest wood? Balsa Which tree is shaped like a vase? Elm Which trees are the tallest? Redwood Which trees are the oldest? Sequoia Which tree has a leaf shaped like a mitten? Sassafras Which tree gives … Continue reading

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Footprints Relay

Materials: Heavy cardboard cut into footprints 15” long and 8” wide. (Two per person or team) Note: Game can be played as individuals or as a relay. Directions: Place both footprints one in front of the other.  Step on the first … Continue reading

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Athlete / Sport Card Match

Directions: Have half of the cards with the names of famous athletes and half of the card with the sport for which they are noted. Hand out the cards as the people walk in and have them find the person … Continue reading

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Life Preserver Throws – In Yard

Throw a weight attached to a rope toward a marked target. Points are awarded for both distance and accuracy

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Arrow Chase

Object: For two teams of Cubs to follow colored arrows over a course around the neighborhood. Directions: Before boys arrive, mark two paths, one with white and one with blue chalk. The first arrows should be right outside your front … Continue reading

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State Alphabet

How’s the Pack’s Geography? Here’s a handout that tests everyone’s knowledge of state names—from an alphabetic perspective. Make sure you give this to “groups” (like families) so that the ones who aren’t too schooled yet can work on it too. … Continue reading

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Do You Know Your Cars?

Each definition below describes a type of car. Can you identify them? Our 16th President. (Lincoln) River in New York. (Hudson) First colony in New England. (Plymouth) Indian Chief. (Pontiac) Theater in which Lincoln was shot. (Ford) A young horse. … Continue reading

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Ways To Go

Unscramble the following modes of transportation. Count up how many you have used. necoa (canoe) crepeithlo (helicopter) odemp (moped) atfr (raft) rmat (tram) osdedlg (dogsled) wuasyb (subway) giiknsi (skiing)

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That’s My Leaf

Each boy takes a leaf from the same kind of tree and looks at it carefully for one minute. Then put all the leaves in a pile and stir them up together. Can you find your one-of-a-kind leaf? What makes … Continue reading

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