Articles Archive for 6 March 2014

6 Mar 2014

Tonight at Cubs we were seeing how much “Local Knowledge” we had of where we live / do much of our Scouting in South Leeds!

The Cubs played the “Compass” game with Dizzy to burn off a bit of energy whilst I briefed the team on the nights plan…

After each “Six” studying the Map above (they were given an A3 laminated copy each), they were then asked to locate several places based on a grid reference.
Whilst the Cubs were doing this, Akela and I set out a version of the map …

6 Mar 2014

If like me you thought that a quartermaster sounded more like a drink that a job title then read on…
Chill (the GSL) gave us a great insight in the importance of the role of a quartermaster. Without a quartermaster our camping and other equipment would be in complete disarray! We wouldn’t know who had what equipment was on loan, what kit was serviceable, and what needed to be repaired – not to mention in which container and on what shelf does something belong to!
From the session we learned that the QM’s main responsibilities …