Collect and identify tree leaves and seeds.
Nature book (week 2)
Instruct the cubs to work in 6's.
On the hike ask each 6 to collect as many different tree leaves and seeds.
At the end of the hike count up the number of dufferent trees found. The 6 with the most wins 10 bonus points.
The cubs are then given homework to identify each tree and to bring back a list for following week. Bonus points available for the most leaves identified and most unusual/ hardest to identify tree.
Any trees left unidentified are reviewed using a nature spotter guide at HQ.
- Naturalist - Tree Identification
- Outdoor - Activity