Seed collection

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Walk at local camp site to find seeds from various plants/trees.


Envelope or similar container per Cub/pair/small group to collect seeds in.
Reference book if needed.


Cubs to collect seeds from a defined area e.g. field, campsite, along a hike route. Set a time limit and recall signal. Encourage Cubs to identify what they have found, how they are protected and dispersed. Finish with a discussion of what everyone has found, and identify examples of different forms of seeds.


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