and cross-references for related Cub Scout belt loops & pins and Cub Scout awards.
Citizen is the most popular Webelos Activity Badge and is required for the Webelos Badge. -
| This is the Citizen activity badge for Webelos Scouts.|
Cub Scouts and Webelos Scouts can also earn the Cub Scout Citizenship belt loop and pin.
|The Webelos Citizen activity badge helps prepare Webelos Scouts for the Boy Scout Citizenship in the Community, Citizenship in the Nation, and Citizenship in the World merit badge(s).|
|The Webelos Citizen activity badge options include earning the Citizenship belt loop.|
|This Activity Badge is required for the Webelos Badge.|
The Webelos Citizen Activity Badge is one of 20 different Activity Badges that can be earned in the Webelos Scout Program. The requirements are typically worked on during den meetings or den activities while the skills are practiced at home, with the help of the Webelos Scout's family. The requirements are either completed with the den or at home with the den leader's approval. Projects are brought to meetings to share with the den and for Webelos Den Leader or Activity Badge Counselor approval.
Do all of these:
And do two of these:
| A FREE workbook for Citizen is available here! |
with the maps, charts, links, diagrams, and checklists you need!
|meritbadge.org has PDF and DOC versions of|
Boy Scout merit badge workbooks,
Webelos workbooks, and Cub Scout workbooks.
- The Webelos Program uses the Fast Tracks Den Meeting plans to offer all 20 Webelos Activity Badges in as little as 12 months.
- Details on earning a Cub Scout Sports or Academic pin or belt loop multiple times
3. See Flag Ceremonies for these topics and much more: Flag Description and much more - History of the flag - How to Display the Flag - pp.148-9
4. Flag Etiquette - Days to display the flag - pp.149-53
5. Pledge of Allegiance: - pp. 153
- ""I pledge allegiance to the flag
- of the United States of America
- and to the republic for which it stands,
- one nation under God,
- indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.""
6. Library of Congress: Star-Spangled Banner - pp.154
7. Rights - Duties - Jury Duty - Obligations (Responsibilities) - pp.155-6
8. See the Cub Scout Citizenship Belt Loop.
9. See the BSA Home Security Checklist is included in the Citizen Worksheet - The National Crime Prevention Council - Call 911 only when you need to - What to do if you see a crime Nat. Sheriffs' Association - Nat. McGruff House Network - Youth Crime Watch - Nat. School Safety Center - pp.157
10. Find Information about your county's government - pp.158-9
11. Whitehopuse.gov: US Presidents - Wikipedia:US Presidents - pp.155-6
14. Why we have laws - pp.160-1
15.Local Government Services - pp.163
16. United Nations Official page - International Court of Justice (World Court) - : World Health Organization - pp.162
17. IRS online search for charities - GuideStar Directory of Non-profit Organizations - BBB list of charities - pp.162
- General Resources
- CubRoundtable: Citizen 38 page reference guide
- KISMIF: Citizen Links
- Bill Smith's Webelos Leader Resources: Citizen
- Webelos Roundtable Packet: Citizen
- Cub Scout Citizenship Belt Loop and Pin
- Citizen is preparing you for Family Life, Citizenship in the Community, Citizenship in the Nation, and Citizenship in the World Merit Badges
- Citizen Requirement 5 can help prepare you for Scout Badge Requirement 4
- Citizen Requirement 4 can help prepare you for Tenderfoot Rank Requirement 6
- Citizen Requirement 7 can help prepare you for First Class Rank Requirement 5.
Personal Development Awards
|Personal development-related awards
|Webelos Den Leader portal|
- Nations Trails United States Heritage Award
- U.S. House of Representatives
- U.S. Senate
- The U. S. Constitution Online
- The White House
- FirstGov, U.S. General Services Administration
- National Constitution Center
- The National Crime Prevention Council