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Baloo's Bugle

February 2006 Cub Scout Roundtable Issue

Volume 12, Issue 7
March 2006 Theme

Theme: Cubstruction
Webelos: Engineer & Athlete
  Tiger Cub


Great Salt Lake Council

Overview of Scouting’s Religious Award Program

An overview of Scouting’s Religious Award Program is available on National’s Website http://www.scouting.org/awards/religious/index.html

Catholic Religious Award Information

Information on the Light of Christ, Parvuli Dei, and Ad Altari Dei Awards is available through the Catholic Committee on Scouting, located at   www.nccs-bsa.org .

Protestant Religious Award Information

Information on the God and Country Series is available through PRAY Publishing located at   www.praypub.org.

Be sure to check out Danielle's Place. They believe learning should be fun. The site is dedicated to teaching children through crafts and activities. You will find hundreds of inexpensive crafts and activities for children. Most of the crafts and activities on this site are Bible-based and are great to use in Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, preschool, and home school         . http://www.daniellesplace.com/

Science Buddies Need ideas for Science projects for Webelos or Belt Loops and Pins?  Just want to do something different?  Find them here!  Science Buddies is a non-profit organization empowering students from all walks of life to help themselves and each other develop a love of science and an understanding of the scientific method.

More than you could ever want to know about Balloons

Twist them; shape them, and more - http://www.mbd2.com/kidsstuff.htm

Engineering Websites –

Twenty Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century http://www.greatachievements.org/

Maybe better for the adults than the Scouts but I liked it.

National Engineer’s Week, February 19-25, 2006

Check it out things to do at http://www.eweek.org/index.shtml

Karen says there are lots of good things for Scouts (and others) to do

A good resource for engineering projects is http://pbskids.org/zoom/sci/

Engineering School sites –

Valparaiso University, College of Engineering http://www.valpo.edu/engineering/

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – www.rpi.edu

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