Bird Houses For A Park
As long as we're talking about the National
Treasures, we cannot forget our precious treasure of nature and
wildlife. Why not check with some of the local and national parks to
see if the boys can make and install some birdhouses. Depending on
the kind of bird(s) you're trying to accommodate, the dimensions for
the birdhouse vary
Name That Treasure
So they think they're pretty smart with all that
geography they've been learning? Quiz them on it! Make out a quiz
that asks the following kinds of questions:
Name four of the Great Lakes.
Name six major
rivers in the US.
Name three large bays in the US.
states that have Atlantic Ocean coastlines.
Name the states that
have Pacific Ocean coastlines.
Name three mountain ranges in the
I think you get the point. Don't make it seem like homework
or a test. Put some fun and challenge
Pack Field Trip
Here's a substitute for a summertime Pack Meeting.
Why not plan and hold a special field trip to one of the many
national treasures in easy reach?! Appoint a committee to select
some field trip options, bring them before the boys to see what they
want to do, and do it! Make a day of it!