Starting Your Adventure With Cub Scouts
Welcome to the best adventure of your life.
That’s what Cub Scouts is: one BIG adventure.
Whether you’re in Kindergarten, fifth grade or any grade in between, Cub Scouts is a blast. You can learn to tie knots, set up a tent, ad shoot a bow and arrow. You can cook a meal outdoors, go on a hike, and visit your local police and fire situations.
You’ll play sports, do some crafts and learn how to eat healthily. And each time you complete a task or learn and skill, you’ll earn an award called an adventure loop.
Adventure loops attach to your belt. Cub Scouts in Webelos and Arrow of Light dens earn adventure pins that attach to their uniform or cap. The older you get and the more you accomplish, the more adventure loops and pins you’ll earn.
Complete enough adventures and you will earn your rank patch.
Are you ready? Your next adventure is about to begin.
Ready to Start?
Here are two great things you can start learning right now. As a Cub Scout, you’ll learn more about both and how they can make you a better Scout and person.
The Scout Oath
On my honor I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times; to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.
The Scout Law
A Scout is:
TRUSTWORTHY. Tell the truth and keep promises. People can depend on you.
LOYAL. Show that you care about your family, friends, Scout leaders, school, and country.
HELPFUL. Volunteer to help others without expecting a reward.
FRIENDLY. Be a friend to everyone, even people who are very different from you.
COURTEOUS. Be polite to everyone and always use good manners.
KIND. Treat others as you want to be treated . Never harm or kill any living thing without good reason.
OBEDIENT. Follow the rules of your family, school, and pack. Obey the laws of your community and country.
CHEERFUL. Look for the bright side of life. Cheerfully do tasks that come your way. Try to help others be happy.
THRIFTY. Work to pay your own way. Try not to be wasteful. Use time, food, supplies, and natural resources wisely.
BRAVE. Face difficult situations even when you feel afraid. Do what you think is right despite what others might be doing or saying.
CLEAN. Keep your body and mind fit . Help keep your home and community clean.
REVERENT. Be reverent toward God. Be faithful in your religious duties. Respect the beliefs of others.
You can also check out the Emoji Scout Law.
Have a great time in Cub Scouts, and let us know what you’re most excited for!
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