Membership Badge

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Game to play to teach /remind Scouts of the meaning of the Scout Emblem


Print out the attached document with membership badge and cut out the 9 answers for each Patrol


Explain that each part of the membership badge has a meaning. You have 5 minutes to match the answers to the badge.
Note: there is no answer for the name of the knot - they should know this, so need to write it in or tell leader.
At the end, ask each patrol a question, so they have to read the answer and give any further details/information to ensure they understand


  • Investiture
  • core
  • History of scouting
  • Membership
  • promise
  • Traditions

Badge Links

  • Membership - Badge Meaning
  • Membership - Scouting History
  • Membership - Traditions
  • Promise - Explain Promise/Law