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At Home Cub Scout Activities

At Home Cub Scout Activities

With many schools having moved to distance learning for the fall, kids and families are looking for fun and engaging educational activities. We hope you'll find many helpful resources here as you kick off this very unique year of program! Remember that any electronic communication involving a youth member must adhere to BSA’s “two deep” leadership policies.

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Recent Cub Scout News

  • Are you ready for BSA Family Fun Fest? Available to all families nationwide, this half-day program features guided craft activities, inspiring talks, and even a virtual Pinewood Derby race. Join us August 8 on Facebook Live! More details here.

  • COMING SOON: Councilwide monthly den program--Cub Scout families can tune in to a monthly Zoom to work on an adventure for their rank free of charge.

Page Shortcuts: Activities Videos, Lion, Tiger, Wolf, Bear, Webelos

At Home Cub Scout Virtual Field Trips | Click Here

Cub Scouts / Grades K-5


"Draw with a Park Ranger" | Art activities include Black Bear, California Reg-Legged From, Steller's Jay, Yellow-Bellied Marmot and other art activities

"30 Day Cub Scout Challenge"

Cub Scout Bingo

Stuck Inside? 25 Fun Projects to Do With Stuff From Around the House

"Fun Projects for Kids", From Bryan on Scouting

"Motor Away" Activity Instructions

"Games Tigers Play" Activity Instructions

"Picasso Self Portrait" Activity Instructions

"Outdoor Code & Leave No Trace" Activity Instructions

"Getting Knots Squared Away" Activity Instructions

The Importance of Washing Hands

Break Time Activity Ideas

Free Digital Boys’ Life Magazine

Connect with Scouts Around the World:  Jamboree on the Internet

Service Projects You Can Work on From Home

Scouting @ Home Resources from the National Office

Activity Videos:

Watch Our Hands-On Science Videos at Home

Live Cameras at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Kim’s Game - Rudyard Kipling’s game

Bear Necessities- Build a Barometer

How to Hang a Picture

Here you will find a resource hub for parents and leaders to help support Scouting at home, with stay-at-home educational activities for any Scout rank, tips for continuing to work on advancements and kid-friendly content that connects Scouting with their daily lives. We will continue to add new content and resources to this hub regularly.

Our goal is to make it easier to deliver the Scouting program by making plans more accessible to Leaders and those who can help Leaders like our parents.

Cub Scouts

Lion | Kindergarten

Animal Kingdom | This Adventure is all about community. | Required Adventure

Build it Up, Knock it Down | This Adventure is all about building. | Elective Adventure

Gizmos and Gadgets | This Adventure is all about motion, force and creating objects. | Elective Adventure

I'll Do It Myself | This Adventure is all about being prepared. | Elective Adventure

Pick My Path | This Adventure is all about to do a good turn daily. | Elective Adventure

Ready, Set, Grow | This Adventure focuses on plants and gardens. | Elective Adventure

Tiger | 1st Grade

Backyard Jungle | This Adventure and is very hands-on with planting something and building birdhouses -- this can be done as a solo family Adventure. | Required Adventure

My Family's Duty to God | This is often an "at home" adventure anyway because faith beliefs in Scouting are determined by the family. | Required Adventure

Tiger Bites | An Adventure that covers food choices and preparation, manners and nutrition. | Required Adventure

Curiosity, Intrigue, and Magical Mysteries | An Adventure about magic, codes, sign language and more. | Elective Adventure

Family Stories | An Adventure about family heritage. | Elective Adventure

Sky is the Limit | Adventure all about the night sky, constellations, astronauts, etc. | Elective Adventure

Stories in Shapes | An Adventure about art. | Elective Adventure

Tiger-Safe and Smart | An Adventure all about home and neighborhood safety. | Elective Adventure

Tiger Tales | An Adventure all about story-telling, tall tales, singing. | Elective Adventure

Wolf | 2nd Grade

Paws on the Path | An Adventure covering hiking skills and nature and maps. | Required Adventure

Adventures in Coins | An Adventure about Coins. | Elective Adventure

Code of the Wolf | An Adventure that uses math games and secret codes. | Elective Adventure

Digging in the Past | An Adventure about dinosaurs, fossils and archeology. | Elective Adventure

Finding Your Way | An Adventure about map and compass, hiking and a scavenger hunt. | Elective Adventure

Germs Alive | An Adventure about keeping clean and germs. | Elective Adventure

Grow Something | An Adventure about planting and make a terrarium. | Elective Adventure

Motor Away | An Adventure about cars, boats and paper airplanes. | Elective Adventure

Paws of Skill | An Adventure about fitness, sports, sporting event and obstacle courses. | Elective Adventure

Bear | 3rd Grade

BALOO the Builder | An Adventure covering using tools and wood tools. | Required Adventure

Bear Claws | An Adventure all about knife use and knife safety. | Required Adventure

Fellowship and Duty to God | This is often an "at home" adventure anyway because faith beliefs in Scouting are determined by the family. | Required Adventure

Paws for Action | An Adventure that's all about history/patriotism, visiting a law enforcement facility, basic emergency preparedness, energy conservation and a cleanup service project. | Required Adventure

Bear Picnic Basket | An Adventure about cooking. | Elective Adventure

Make It Move | An Adventure about fun Engineering. | Elective Adventure

Roaring Laughter | An Adventure about Fun, Jokes, Stories and Games. | Elective Adventure

 | An Adventure about robots. | Elective Adventure

Super Science | An Adventure about Fun Science experiments. | Elective Adventure

A World of Sound | An Adventure about World Music and Instruments. | Elective Adventure

Webelos & Arrow of Light | 4th & 5th Grade

Duty to God and You | This is often an "at home" adventure anyway because faith beliefs in Scouting are determined by the family. | Required Adventure

First Responder | An adventure, covering basic first aid and emergency preparedness.

Adventures In Science | An Adventure about science. | Required Adventure

Art Explosion | An Adventure about art. | Elective Adventure

Aware and Care | An Adventure about Disabilities Awareness. | Elective Adventure

Build My Own Hero | An Adventure about Citizen Heroes. | Elective Adventure

Engineer | An Adventure about engineering. | Elective Adventure

Fix It | An Adventure about home repairs. | Elective Adventure

Game Design | An Adventure about games. | Elective Adventure

Looking Back, Looking Forward | An Adventure about Your Own Timeline. | Elective Adventure

Maestro | An Adventure about music. | Elective Adventure

Moviemaking | An Adventure about moviemaking. | Elective Adventure

Project Family | An Adventure about family life. | Elective Adventure


251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 929-1417

Hours of Operation:
8:30am - 5:00pm (M-F)
Closed Saturday & Sunday

River City Scout Shop

251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 649-1800

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 5:00pm (Monday - Friday)

10:30am - 3:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday

NorCal Scout Shop - Chico

3881 Benatar Way, Suite D
Chico, CA 95928

phone: (530) 809-0400

Hours of Operation:
11:00am - 6:00pm (W-F)
10:00am - 2:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday, Monday & Tuesday

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