Articles Archive for March 2014

27 Mar 2014

Well, I wasn’t able to make it to Cubs tonight, but seems I missed a busy and interesting evening! šŸ™ Here’s what I understand went on from the Leaders that ran the session:
For the Show and Tell we had many of the Cubs bring something in which Ā Ā was great! These included…

Louis G brought in his bike, helmet and reflective gear for his Cyclist Badge
Thomas W brought in his fossils for hisĀ Collectors Badge
Josh W brought in his Disney pin badges also for hisĀ Collectors Badge
James A brought in his football kit and …

27 Mar 2014

Hi Scouts! Tonight’s sesion is at Christ Church as usual. Can you all bring some ‘PE Kit’ style clothing as we are going to be putting a ‘spring’ in our step…
See you @ 7pm sharp…
Bald Eagle.

27 Mar 2014

The session on the 20th of March saw the start of a new project – ‘Camp Carlton’. Camp Carlton is going to be our working model of a camp site so that all theĀ scout group at 8th South Leeds can learn about how a camp functions.
Tonights session focused on gathering ideas about what a typical camp site contains and what models we should build to use in ‘Camp Carlton’. The scouts made a list and then noted some ideas on what materials could be used to create the models. They …

20 Mar 2014

Tonight, towards the Cubs earning their Promise Challenge badge, the Pack visited a local Sikh Gurdwara, theĀ Guru Nanak Nishkam Sewak Jatha (Leeds) UK.
We had an amazing welcome from our hosts and were put entirely at ease and welcomed into their House. We are very grateful for being allowed to come and experience such a vibrant and Ā interesting culture – whilst some things may be different to my / our normal way of life such as the Five K’sĀ (can you remember what they were, Cubs?) they spoke about a lot of …

20 Mar 2014

Welcome to this weeks blog…
This week the Beavers enjoyed making Easter Baskets – some more than others going on the amount of chocolate on their faces. Green Beaver set up the tables and the Beavers crushed wheat biscuits before adding yummy melted chocolate. The Beavers put there melted mix into bun cases which were then delicately topped with mini chocolate eggs.
In the second half of our session the Beavers went into the church yard to do an Easter Egg hunt. The Beavers teamed together in their lodges to take on …

14 Mar 2014

Three Carlton Cubs took part in the District Trading Post tonight at 1St SLaM (Beeston).
It was a great evening organised by the Asst. District Commissioner (Cubs) Heather with lots of Cubs representing many groups from the South Leeds and Morley District. Well done James D, Dan N and Joe R for taking part!
Unfortunately because Carlton Cubs Leaders were manning bases tonight we didn’t get any photos of the night… Other than the one taken by Akela below of Mr & Mrs Ziggy on a base (scouting. together!). Any thoughts on …

13 Mar 2014

At Cubs tonight, we choose to do some active games to get the Pack up and moving! This was part to get the Cubs moving and burn off lots of energy they seem to have these days and also as practice for some that may be in the District Trading Post event tomorrow evening.
And here’s a video of James and Dan competing to try and walk from one side of the hall to the other whilst balancing a tennis ball on their heads šŸ™‚

The Pack seemed to have lots of …

13 Mar 2014

Beavers having fun on Thursday 13th March…Ā Putting tents up and enjoying a healthy picnic šŸ™‚

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13 Mar 2014

Tonight’s session will be held at Christ Church as usual. Can I request that scouts are ready for horse shoe at 7pm prompt…
Tonight’s session was run by Goshawk (SL) and for me, was a demonstration how much you forget when you don’t use your brain cells!
The session was broken into four sections:-

General knowledge part 1
Identifying countries and their capitals
Flag identification
General Knowledge part 2

The scouts worked as teams in their respective patrols to stimulate a bit of competition and I’m pleased to report that all patrols worked well. At the end …

9 Mar 2014

Checkout this great succinct video “I am Noah”…
then go here…