February 2009 Cub Scout Roundtable Issue
March 2008 Theme
Theme: "When I Grow Up"
Athlete and Engineer
Tiger Cub Activities
THEME RELATED STUFF
Will We Work?
Jobs of the Future
Robots is a growing field
and as they break down they will need to be repaired.
Employees will be needed for
a variety of jobs, if this becomes the fuel source of the future.
Energy Source Specialist
As new sources of energy
emerge, Hydrogen, Solor, Wind, Tide, Geothermal, specialist will need to be
trained in all aspects of development and delivery.
and Hydrogen Vehicle Services
With new technologies,
people will need to be able to care and repair these technologies.
move toward a green world, specialist will be needed to reduce the cost, time,
and effort to recycle products.
20th Century Re-enactor
People will need to be able
to portray the “Ozzie and Harriet” world our past Century at emerging parks and
Jobs of the Past
In a green information age,
daily newspapers may become a thing of the past like teletype machines.
and Movie Store Workers
We are quickly moving to an age
where entertainment is stream either to our computers or soon directly to
devices like TVs, Cable systems, etc.
Radio and TV Newscasters
People in the local TV and
radio business may be in trouble as well as we become a global society. We may be forced to get out local news
from bloggers, who may become independent on the spot reporters.
Jobs that will Never Go Away
Cub Scout Leader
Information from Program Helps
Sam Houston Area
Explore career possibilities of the 21st century this month.
Host a pack career fair, inviting several adults to share what they do for a
living and how these career opportunities might change as you grow up and
technology advances. Discover how having a positive attitude is essential in
reaching career goals. Den meeting plans could include field trips to learn
about different occupations of interest to the boys and playing games centered
on different jobs. This would be a good month to work on any of the Cub Scout
Academics and Sports belt loops and pins - let the boys vote on the one that
fits best with what they want to be when they grow up. For those future
astronauts this month is a perfect time for a space derby!
Connections from Program Helps
Positive Attitude. A
positive attitude helps boys achieve goals. Being positive helps boys be who
they can be.
Honesty. Exploring what
the future may bring for boys will encourage them to explore the consequences
in their lives of honesty in their everyday activities.