The Boy Scouts have long been known as a top-notch group that encourages boys to be the best they can be. The Boy Scouts help boys develop character, learn how to become responsible citizens, and even improve their fitness! And the results of this group’s efforts with boys have been nothing short of amazing. Boy Scout members have become successful businessmen, community and world leaders, and even heroes! This video shows the many great things the Boy Scouts do.
- The following are podcasts that describe Boy Scout heroes in action:
- They Saved the Baby from the River!
- He saved the boy from the riptide!
- He saved his friends from the oncoming car!
- He saved the boy from drowning!
Topics for Discussion:
- Do you know anyone who is a Boy Scout? What kinds of things does he do with his troop?
- What kinds of things do the Boy Scouts in your area do to help the community?
- Would you like to become a Boy Scout? Visit the Boy Scouts of America website to find out how!
- Visit the U.S. Scouting Service Project website to learn about the Boy Scouts’ community service efforts and how you can get involved!
- Here is a link to a Critical Reading Skills worksheet that you can use for elementary school students.
- Here is a link to a Critical Reading Skills worksheet that you can use for middle school students.