The BSA Cub Scouting program is targeted towards 5 areas or groups of activities:
1) Physical Fitness
this includes; exercising, playing sports and active games. (not Game Boys)
2) Community Awarness is learning about
the Community and it's, Leaders, Laws, and History. This includes good Citizenship at Home, School, and in the Neighborhood,
also Community Service.
3) Technology is fun hands on learning; Computers, Hand Tools, and Science.
it's what Scouts are known for; Camping, Biking, Nature Hikes, and Improving the Environment.
5) Self Improvement
includes; Art, Schoolwork, Reading, Exploring, Family Religion, and Family Assigned Chores.
Each group has several
achievements within it. There is something for almost every interest.
Each age level works on skills within the groups
that are age appropriate.
For instance a Tiger goes on an outdoor picinic with his Family, and a Webelos goes on a
Weekend Campout with his Den.