Archive for September, 2008

Cub Scout Science

Looking for some experiments to perform with your Pack?

Rolls-Royce Cub Scout Scientist Badge
In 2007 Rolls-Royce launched a new partnership with The Scout Association to sponsor the Cub Scout Scientist Badge. This partnership focuses on encouraging Cub Scouts (8-10 Year olds) and their adult leaders to complete a range of activities required to achieve the Scientist Badge. Rolls-Royce has developed a set of resources to support this including instructions on how to undertake all nineteen Scientist Badge activities (Cubs have to complete six in order to gain the badge). …

Experiments covered (with both Leader’s notes and Worksheets):

  • Growing a bean or pea
  • Making a simple compass
  • Investigating pulse rates
  • Orbiting the Sun
  • Growing crest
  • Hot air balloon
  • Pinhole camera

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