RATIONALE FOR ADVENTURE
In this adventure, Wolf Scouts will learn about the heroes within their community. By getting to know some real-life heroes and honoring their service, the Wolves will see the importance of living the Scout Oath and Scout Law, and gain an understanding of what makes a hero.
TAKEAWAYS FOR CUB SCOUTS
• Observation skills
• Listening skills
• Following instructions
• Helping others
• Living the Scout Oath and Scout Law
• A Scout is brave.
ADVENTURE REQUIREMENTS (Wolf Handbook, page 256)
- Talk with your family and den about what it means to you to be a hero. Share the name of someone you believe is a hero. Explain what it is that makes that person a hero.
- Visit a community agency where you will find many heroes. While there, find out what they do. Share what you learned with your den.
- With the help of a family member, interview one of your heroes, and share what you learn with your den. Tell why you think this person is a hero.
- As a den or family, honor a hometown serviceman or servicewoman by sending a care package along with a note thanking them for their service.
- With your family or den, find out about animals that are trained to help others in your community.
- Participate in or create an event that celebrates your hometown hero(es).