How Do You Celebrate?
Think of a time when your family celebrated something, and then tell the den
about it and how it made you feel.
Make a decoration with your family or with your den. Display it or give it to
someone as a gift.
Fun And Games
With your family, play a card game or board game or put a jigsaw puzzle
Display A Picture
Make a frame for a family picture.
Make a family mobile.
Along with your adult partner, teach a song to your family or to your den and
sing it together.
Make a musical instrument and play it with others. The other can sing or have
instruments of their own.
Your Religious Leaders
Invite a religious leader or teacher from your place of worship to your home or
to your den meeting.
A New Friend
Help a new boy or girl get to know other people.
Along with your adult partner, help an elderly or shut-in person with a chore.
Helping the Needy
Help collect food, clothing or toys for needy families with your pack or den.
A Friendly Greeting
Make at least two cards or decorations and take them to a hospital or long-term
Using U.S. pennies, dimes, nickels, and quarters choose the correct coins to
make the following amounts: 15 cents, 50 cents, 29 cents, 60 cents, 35 cents, 59
Together with your adult partner, read a short story or magazine article.
Our Colorful World
Mix the primary colors to make orange, green and purple.
Collecting and Other
With your den, show or tell about something you like to collect. -OR- Tell your
den about a favorite hobby or activity.
Make a Model
Make a model.
Sew a Button
Sew a button onto fabric.
Learn a magic trick and show it to your family or den.
Get the Word Out
With your den, make up a Public Service Announcement skit to tell people about
The Show Must Go On
Make a puppet.
With your family or with your den, have a picnic : outdoors or indoors.
What Kind of Milk
Find out what kind of milk your family drinks and why.
Help in the Kitchen
Help the adult who is preparing a family meal to set the table and clean up
Make a snack and share it with your family or den.
With a toy phone, or a disconnected phone, practice making phone calls and
answering the telephone.
Talk to your adult partner about what to do if these things happened:
With your adult partner, check the batteries in the smoke detector in your home
or in another building.
Safety in the Sun
Talk with your adult partner about when you should use sunscreen. Find out
whether you have any in your home and where it is kept. With your adult partner,
look at a container of sunscreen and find out whether it still protects you when
you are wet. Also find out how long you are protected before you have to put on
more. Look for the expiration date and make sure the sunscreen is not too old.
Plant a Seed
Plant a seed, pit, or greens from something you have eaten.
Learn About Animals
Learn about an animal.
Feed the Birds
Make a bird feeder and then hang it outdoors.
Cleanup Treasure Hunt
With your den or family, play Cleanup Treasure Hunt.
With your adult partner, think of a way to conserve water or electricity and do
it for one week.
- Fun Outdoors
Play a game outdoors with your family or den.
See a Performance
With your family or your den, go see a play or musical performance in your
Take a Bicycle Ride
Take a bicycle ride with your adult partner.
Visit a bicycle repair shop.
Go to Work
Visit the place where your adult partner or another adult works.
Fun in the Water
Together with your adult partner, go swimming or take part in an activity on
Visit a train station, bus station, airport, or boat dock.
Fun at the Zoo
Visit a zoo or aquarium.
Visit a veterinarian or an animal groomer.
Visit a dairy, a milk-processing plant, or a cheese factory.
Visit a bakery.
Health Teeth and Gums
Visit a dentist or dental hygienist.
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Learn about what you can recycle in your community and how you can recycle at
home. Learn about things that need to be recycled in special ways, such as paint
Go for a Ride
Take a ride on public transportation, such as a bus or train.
Visit a government office such as the mayor's office, the state capitol
building, or a courthouse.
Visit a bank.