February 2009 Cub Scout Roundtable Issue
March 2008 Theme
Theme: "When I Grow Up"
Athlete and Engineer
Tiger Cub Activities
Tigers go on lots of trips to do their Go See Its -
Spend some time going over safe travel rules.
Maybe see if the Tigers can develothe list without you
showing it to them
Circle 10 Council
This code provides hints on how automobile passengers can
helmake each tria safe and pleasant one.
wearing your seat belt
down, so that you won’t be hurt if there is a sudden stop
you hands away from door handles, gear shift, ignition key and the driver
HelThe Driver By:
down, so that you don’t distract him/her
out for road signs
the noise down
HelOther Passengers By:
teasing younger passengers
all litter until you get home or using litter bags
HelOthers On The Road By:
in the car while it is moving (putting your arms or head out the window is
throwing things out the window
out of the car on the side away from the traffic
Safe Driving Tips For Families
enough time to avoid feeling rushed
long trips, allow for frequent stops
your car checked before you leave - tires, brakes, lights, turn signals, and
windshield wipers – to ensure proper functioning
your seat belts
a courteous driver and follow the rules of the road
- Crafts And Activities
- Make a list of state license plates spotted while on a tri.
- See if anyone can name the capitals of the states you see.
- Set usome BINGO boards.
- Have players take turns looking for specific signs such as
railroad crossing, no parking, vacancy, ice cream, reduce speed, church, etc.
to fill their boards.
players look for a license plate containing three letters.
one is spotted, the player whose turn it is has 60 seconds to make a sentence
using three words that begin with those three letters.
word has to be in proper order.
can have more than three words, but all sentences must make sense.
example BCR-693: Although some have said it. I don’t believe that Babies Can
- paper plates for steering wheels
- material for seat belts (optional)
each boy a steering wheel made from a paper plate with triangular cutouts.
sits in a “driver’s seat.”
sure to fasten seat belts!
the cars, turn on the lights, and take off on a wild ride.
sound effects of the roaring engines.
the boys through the ride: veer left, make a quick right, stoat the traffic
light, watch out for the roadblock, and avoid the oncoming cars.
carefully and get home safely!
(tune: Mickey Mouse
Come along and sing our song
And join our family
Tigers they're for me
Tiger Cubs Tiger Cubs
Forever let us hold our banners high!
We're the ones that start it all,
We're where the scouts begin
T-I-G (gee we're having fun!)
E-R-S (Scouting is for everyone)
TIGERS, we're the ONE!