Monday, October 15, 2018

Be a Sport - Cub Scout Themes - PowWow Books - Pack Meeting Plans - It's a Hit


Be a Sport was the official Cub Scout theme in July 2009.  This is from the 2008-09 Utah National Parks Council PowWow book.  This is a great theme, and many of the ideas that were used back then can still be used today.





To open the PDF for Be a Sport, CLICK HERE

Some of the things you will find in this PDF are:
  • Invitations
  • Websites that would be helpful for this topic
  • Pre-Openers
    • Football Team Match-Up
    • Sports Maze
    • Sports Logic Puzzle
    • Exercise Stations
    • Card Match with famous athletes
  • Opening & Closing Flag Ceremonies
    • Physical Fitness
    • My Favorite Sport
    • My Strength
    • Young Athlete's Bill of Rights - Closing
    • Do Your Best
    • Winning isn't Everything
  • Advancement Ceremonies
    • Cub Scout Track Meet
    • The Athlete Advancement
    • All Star Advancement
  • Cubmaster Minutes
  • Audience Participation
    • A Day at the Ball Game
  • Skits
    • Invisible Dugout Bench
    • Cub Scout Socks
    • The Parachute
    • The Football Game
    • Kayak Skit
  • Songs
    • Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes
    • Toughen Up
    • Take Me Out to the Ball Game
    • Oh Give Me a Boy
    • It's fun to Exercise
    • Cub Scout Sports Song
  • Games
    • Three Ball Throw
    • Circle Stride Ball
    • Hodge Podge Ball
    • Multi Sport Game
    • Relay Games
      • Over the Top
      • Through the Tunnel
      • Over and Under
      • In and Out
      • Kangaroo
      • Goat
      • Leap Frog Race
      • Skin the Snake
      • Checker Relay
      • Clothespin Relay
      • Cotton Ball Race
      • Crawling Race
      • Driving the Pigs to Parket
      • Eskimo Race
      • Fifty Yard Swim
      • Bottle Fill Relay
      • 2 Ball Hockey Game
      • Animal Relay
      • Barefoot Marble
      • Bat Round Relay
      • Blow Cub Relay
      • Balloon Balance
  • Crafts
    • Tiny Straw Kite
    • Sports Card Frame
    • Basketball Buddy
    • Physical Fitness Medals
    • Catch Can
    • Baseball Pinata
  • Food Fun
    • BLT Cracker Dip
    • Curveball Crunch
    • Corn Dog Muffins
    • Pizza Pinwheels
  • Just for Fun
  • Run-ons
  • Riddles
  • Cheers & Applause
    • Baseball Cheer
    • Bowling Cheer
    • Bicycle Cheer
    • Pole Vault Cheer
    • Olympics Cheer
    • Home Run Cheer
    • Javelin Cheer

To see more Theme Ideas, and other PowWow books go to this page CLICK HERE






American ABC's - Cub Scout Themes - PowWow Books - Pack Meeting Plans - Our National Treasures - Blue & Gold ~ Blue and Gold


American ABC's was the official Cub Scout theme in February 2009.  This is from the 2008-09 Utah National Parks Council PowWow book.  This is a great theme, and many of the ideas that were used back then can still be used today.




To open the PDF for American ABC's, CLICK HERE

Some of the things you will find in this PDF are:
  • Invitations
  • Websites that would be helpful for this topic
  • Pre-Openers
    • Monument Matching Game
    • Eyeball Tour of Utah
    • USA Map
    • Souvenir Display
    • Blue & Gold Placemat
  • Opening & Closing Flag Ceremonies
    • Red, White, and Blue
    • Explore Your Neighborhood
    • Fireworks Closing
    • I Will Use
    • Star Spangled Success
  • Advancement Ceremonies
    • Key to the City
    • A Trip Across the Country
  • Cubmaster Minutes
  • Audience Participation
    • The Transcontinental Train
  • Skits
    • The Big Party
    • American Folk Tale
  • Songs
    • Trip Across the U.S.A.
    • This Land is Your Land
    • Our Cub Scout Home
    • An Alphabet of Names
    • Vacation to National Sites
  • Games
    • Sticky Tape Map Relay
    • Name That City
    • Weird City ABC's
    • We Fought Hard for Those 50 Stars
    • Pass the Hat
  • Crafts
    • Red, White and Blue Napkin Holder
    • Your State Neckerchief Slide
    • Map Neckerchief Slide
    • Food Coloring Fireworks
    • Salt Dough Monuments
    • Five-Pointed Star
  • Food Fun
    • Firecracker Fizzles
    • American Chocolate Cookies
    • Baseball All-Star Cookie Treat
    • ABC Pretzel
    • Red, White and Blue Sundaes
  • Just for Fun
  • Run-ons
  • Riddles
  • Cheers & Applause
    • Mount Rushmore Cheer
    • Fireworks Cheer
    • Abe Lincoln Cheer
    • Columbus Cheer
    • George Washington Cheer
    • Home Run Cheer
    • Hot Dog with Mustard Cheer
  • More Good Stuff
    • Blue & Gold Banquet Quiz

To see more Theme Ideas, and other PowWow books go to this page CLICK HERE




Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Advice from Akela - Cub Scout Themes - PowWow Books - Pack Meeting Plans


Advice from Akela is a section that was in the 2008-09 Utah National Parks PowWow book.  It is for all Cub Scout Leaders

To open the PDF for Advice from AkelaCLICK HERE



Some of the things you will find in this PDF are:
  • Uniforms
  • Tips for Den Leaders
    • Planning
    • Keeping Records
    • Resources
    • Achieving Advancements
    • Elements of a Good Den Meeting
    • Plan B
    • Den Chief
    • Monthly Themes
    • Communicating with Parents, Cub Scouts, and the Committee
    • Ceremonies
  • Den Discipline
    • Den Code of Conduct
    • Making the Cub Scout responsible for their own behavior
    • Evaluating
    • Scout Bucks
    • Bear Stumps
    • Tickets
    • Marble Jar
    • Point System
    • Coup
  • Den Chief
    • How to Obtain
    • Train
    • How and when to use them
    • Praise
    • Recognition
    • Den Chief's Responsibilities
  • Cubmasters
    • Responsibilities
    • Attitude
    • Pack Communication
    • Elements of a Good Pack Meeting
  • Pack Committee
    • Organizing the Committee
    • Maintaining Positive Relationships
    • Attitude
    • Monthly Meeting
    • Pack Advancement
    • Finances
    • Adult Recognition
    • Pack Planning Meeting Hints
  • Saying Thank You the Cub Scout Way
    • Over 70 ideas of ways to say thank you with store bought items
  • Successful Pack Management
  • Parent and Family Participation
  • Budgets
    • Pack Budget Worksheet
  • Training for Cub Scout Leaders
  • Unit Commissioners
    • Roles the Commissioner Plays
    • Friend of the Unit
    • Teacher
    • Action Ideas
    • Den Visibility
    • Charter Presentation Ceremony
    • Candlelight Charter Presentation Ceremony
    • Standard Charter Presentation
  • Cub Scouting for the Differently-Abled
    • Scouting for Everyone
    • Training
    • Advocacy Organizations
    • Modifying Traditional Aspects of the Program
    • Adapt only when necessary
    • How can we be sensitive to Cub Scouts with disabilities
  • Learning the Lingo
  • Getting Trained
  • Roundtable


To see more Theme and other Ideas, and other PowWow books go to this page CLICK HERE



A-MAZE-ing Games - Cub Scout Themes - PowWow Books - Pack Meeting Plans


A-MAZE-ing Games was the official Cub Scout theme in January 2009.  This is from the 2008-09 Utah National Parks PowWow book.  This is a great theme, and many of the ideas that were used back then can still be used today.

To open the PDF for A Campin' We Will Go, CLICK HERE



Some of the things you will find in this PDF are:
  • Invitations
  • Websites that would be helpful for this topic
  • Pre-Openers
    • Spider Web Mace
    • Race Car Maze
  • Opening & Closing Flag Ceremonies
    • Pinewood Derby Opening
    • Pinewood Closing
    • I Made a Promise
  • Advancement Ceremonies
    • Let's Play
    • Jigsaw Puzzle Board
  • Cubmaster Minutes
  • Audience Participation
    • Mad Lib
    • The Most Embarrassing Day to Play Baseball
    • Toy Store Uproar
  • Skits
    • Go Cart
    • Smoke Signals
    • Little Brother
  • Songs  
    • Pinewood Derby Song
    • Cub Scout Spirit
    • I'm Playing in the Snow
  • Games
    • Fish Run
    • Fish in the Sea
    • Domino
    • Birds on a Telephone Line
    • Clap & Catch
    • Head it, Catch It
    • Musical Backs
    • Snow Fight
  • Crafts
    • Cardboard Dart Board
    • Milk Jug Game
    • Clothes Hanger Tennis
  • Food Fun
    • Muddy Snowballs
    • Funky Fruit Snack
    • Oreo Penguin Snack
    • Cub Scout Monkey Bread
  • Just for Fun
  • Run-ons
  • Riddles 
  • Cheers & Applause
    • Relay Cheer
    • Pinewood Derby Cheer
    • Race Car Cheer
    • Go Cart Cheer
    • A-MAZE-ing Cheer


To see more Theme Ideas, and other PowWow books go to this page CLICK HERE






A Camping We Will Go - Cub Scout Themes - PowWow Books - Pack Meeting Plans

A Campin' we will Go was the official Cub Scout theme in June 2009.  This is from the 2008-09 Utah National Parks PowWow book.  This is a great theme, and many of the ideas that were used back then can still be used today.

To open the PDF for A Campin' We Will Go, CLICK HERE



Some of the things you will find in this PDF are:
  • Invitations
  • Websites that would be helpful for this topic
  • Pre-Openers
    • Campfire Maze
    • Camping Word Search
  • Opening & Closing Flag Ceremonies
    • Outdoor Adventure
    • Outdoor Code Opening Ceremony
    • Good Deeds Closing Ceremony
    • Sharp Knife Closing
    • Have You Ever Watched the Campfire?
  • Advancement Ceremonies
    • Let The Compass Guide You
    • Bobcat Campfire Induction
  • Cubmaster Minutes
  • Audience Participation
    • The Happy Hikers
  • Skits
    • Mosquitos
    • The Ghost of Midnight
    • Dirty Socks
    • Watch Out for Critters
  • Songs
    • Hiking
    • Campfire Tales
    • We're Nuts
    • Do Your Ears Hang Low
    • Outdoor Adventure
    • Do Wah Ditty
    • Kookaburra
  • Games
    • Critter Obstacle Course
    • Earth, Water, Air and Fire
    • The Spooky Story Game
    • Neckerchief Relay
    • Light - No Light
    • Lighthouse
    • What's in the Picnic Basket?
    • Shadow Stomp Game
  • Crafts
    • Traditional Emergency Neckerchief Slide
    • Campfire Slide
    • S'more Neckerchief Slide
    • Cricket Chirper
    • Fancy Moving Ants
    • Stick Puzzle Pals
    • Mini Seed Pictures
    • Bird in a Cage
  • Food Fun
    • Soda Pop Pops
    • S'more Cones
    • Hot Dog Pie
  • Just for Fun
    • 15 Steps to Building a Campfire
  • Run-ons
  • Riddles 
  • Cheers & Applause
    • Bear Hug a Tree Cheer
    • Long Hike Cheer
    • Longer Hike Cheer
    • End of Hike Cheer
    • Cub Scout Yell
    • Foil Dinner Cheer
    • Superscout Cheer


To see more Theme Ideas, and other PowWow books go to this page CLICK HERE





Friday, October 5, 2018

Cub Scout Monthly Themes 2018 and Beyond and Pack Meeting plans for every month's themes!!

The BSA is not giving us new themes but have said to choose our own. Originally, BSA said we would use the themes on a 3 year rotation, and that is what I have done here.  If this helps you to have themes picked ahead of time you are welcome to use it, or you're welcome to print out a blank one below and fill it in yourself.  Look for links below for all the themes above and other ideas for themes you could add.

Check back!  I will continue to update this page as it will continue to be a work in progress.  If you have suggestions on what to add, comment below!

If you are willing to donate ideas, we would love to add your ideas and give you credit.  We also have many PowWow books we are in the process of digitizing and adding to this blog.  We will add links below as we get them added.

  • CLICK HERE to open the table above in a printable PDF in Black & White
  • CLICK HERE to open the table above in a printable PDF in COLOR 
  • CLICK HERE to open the table above in a printable PDF that is BLANK 
  • To open individual monthly planning idea sheets directly off this blog, the Boy Scouts of America website, and other places, click on the links below for the correct theme you are interested in.




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Abracadabra




A Camping We Will Go



Blue & Gold Banquet
  • Blue and Gold Banquet Ideas & American ABC's - UNPC 2008-2009 PowWow Book - CLICK HERE



Carnival




Celebrate




Christmas
  • B




Creepy Crawlers



Cub Scout City Council




Cub Scout Investigators




Cubservation
  • Planting Seeds of Kindness activity - CLICK HERE




Cubs Give Thanks




Cubs in Action




Cubs in Shining Armor




Cubs in the Future




Cubstruction




Destination Parks




Friends Near and Far




Halloween
  • To the Rescue & Halloween - UNPC PowWow Book - CLICK HERE




Home of the Brave




How the West Was Fun




It's a Hit
  • My Animal Friends & It's a Hit - San Tan District Cub Scout Roundtable blog - CLICK HERE




Jobs, Jobs, Jobs




Let the Games Begin




Loyal
  • Scouters Minute ~ Tomb of Unknown Soldier - CLICK HERE




My Animal Friends
  • My Animal Friends & It's a Hit - San Tan District Cub Scout Roundtable blog - CLICK HERE




Our National Treasures



Passport to Other Lands




Paying it Forward




Picnic with Pizzazz
  • Cub Scout Ants - By Felice Clements - CLICK HERE
  • Donut Cubmaster Minute and Neckerchief Slide by John Patten - CLICK HERE




Power Up
  • Cubmaster's Minute "Advise from Lightening..." - CLICK HERE




Roaming Reptile Alert




Scout Salute
  • Scout Salute & S'more Cub Scout Fun - San Tan District Cub Scout Roundtable blog - CLICK HERE




S'More Cub Scout Fun
  • Scout Salute & S'more Cub Scout Fun - San Tan District Cub Scout Roundtable blog - CLICK HERE




Strike Up the Band




Super Cub




Thanksgiving
  • Look under "Cubs Give Thanks"




The Great Race




To The Rescue




Treasure Hunters




Wheel into Summer




Winter Wonderland


Other Ideas & Helps
  • Advice from Akela - UNPC 2008-2009 PowWow Book - CLICK HERE






















2015–2016 Pack Meeting Plans



2016–2017 Pack Meeting Plans


2017–2018 Pack Meeting Plans