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*16. [[Cub Scout Collecting]] Belt Loop requirements 1 & 2 and Pin requirement 1.
*16. [[Cub Scout Collecting]] Belt Loop requirements 1 & 2 and Pin requirement 1.
:16. Make and show a rock collection for [[Cub Scout Geography]] Pin requirement #4 or fossils for Pin #9.
:16. Make and show a rock collection for [[Cub Scout Geography]] Pin requirement #4 or fossils for Pin #9.
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*17. Make a Model: You could make a [[Pinewood Derby]] model car or a Space Derby model rocket, etc.
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*17. Make a Model: You could make a [[Pinewood Derby]] model car, [[Raingutter Regatta]] or a [[Space Derby]] model rocket, etc.
*20. See [[Scout Skits]] for a great selection of skit ideas.
*20. See [[Scout Skits]] for a great selection of skit ideas.
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*22. Picnic Fun: [[Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award]]
*30. Plant a seeds from something you have eaten for [[Cub Scout Science]] Pin requirement #3.
*30. Plant a seeds from something you have eaten for [[Cub Scout Science]] Pin requirement #3.
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: Plant a Seed outdoors: [[Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award]]
*31. Learn about an endangered animal for [[Cub Scout Wildlife Conservation]] Belt Loop #3.
*31. Learn about an endangered animal for [[Cub Scout Wildlife Conservation]] Belt Loop #3.
*35. could be met by completing any of several [[Cub Scout Sports]] Belt Loop and Pins.
*35. could be met by completing any of several [[Cub Scout Sports]] Belt Loop and Pins.
*37. Take a Bike Hike (bike ride) for [[Cub Scout Bicycling]] Pin requirement #7.
*37. Take a Bike Hike (bike ride) for [[Cub Scout Bicycling]] Pin requirement #7.
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:Take a Bicycle Ride: [[Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award]]
*38. Visit a bicycle shop to learn how to fix a flat tire for [[Cub Scout Bicycling]] Pin requirement #3.
*38. Visit a bicycle shop to learn how to fix a flat tire for [[Cub Scout Bicycling]] Pin requirement #3.
*40. Go swimming and play a game in the water for [[Cub Scout Swimming]] Belt Loop #3 and #1.
*40. Go swimming and play a game in the water for [[Cub Scout Swimming]] Belt Loop #3 and #1.
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: Fun in the Water: [[Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award]]
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*41 Transportation: [[Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award]]
*42. Visit a zoo for [[Cub Scout Science]] Belt Loop requirement #3
*42. Visit a zoo for [[Cub Scout Science]] Belt Loop requirement #3
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: Fun at the Zoo: Visit a zoo... [[Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award]]
*47. Learn and recycle for [[Cub Scout Citizenship]] Pin requirement #9
*47. Learn and recycle for [[Cub Scout Citizenship]] Pin requirement #9
*49. Visit a government office for [[Cub Scout Citizenship]] Pin requirement #5
*49. Visit a government office for [[Cub Scout Citizenship]] Pin requirement #5

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MeritBadge.Org provides resources for Tiger Cub Scout Electives and requirements
plus cross-references show how they lead into Belt Loops & Pins and other Awards.
Tiger Cub Electives may be repeated for multiple credit.


Tiger Scout Adventures requirements

Required Adventures

Tiger Adventure: Backyard Jungle

  1. Take a 1-foot hike. Make a list of the living things you find on your 1-foot hike.
  2. Point out two different kinds of birds that live in your area.
  3. Be helpful to plants and animals by planting a tree or other plant in your neighborhood.
  4. Build and hang a birdhouse.
  5. With your adult partner, go on a walk, and pick out two sounds you hear in your "jungle."


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Adventure: Games Tigers Play

  1. Do the following:
    a. Play two initiative or team-building games with the members of your den.
    b. Listen carefully to your leader while the rules are being explained, and follow directions when playing.
    c. At the end of the game, talk with the leader about what you learned when you played the game. Tell how you helped the den by playing your part.
  2. Make up a game with the members of your den.
  3. Make up a new game, and play it with your family or members of your den or pack.
  4. While at a sporting event, ask a participant why he or she thinks it is important to be active.
  5. Bring a nutritious snack to a den meeting. Share why you picked it and what makes it a good snack choice.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Adventure: My Family's Duty to God

Complete requirement 1 and at least two from requirements 2-4.

  1. With your adult partner, find out what duty to God means to your family.
  2. Find out what makes each member of your family special.
  3. With your family, make a project that shows your family's beliefs about God.
  4. Participate in a worship experience or activity with your family.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Adventure: Team Tiger

  1. List the different teams of which you are a part.
  2. With your den, make a den job chart that shows everyone doing something to help. As one of the den jobs, lead the Pledge of Allegiance at a den meeting.
  3. Pick two chores you will do at home once a week for a month.
  4. Make a chart to show three ways that members of your Tiger team are different from each other.
  5. Do an activity to help your community or neighborhood team.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Adventure: Tiger Bites

  1. Identify three good food choices and three foods that would not be good choices.
  2. Show that you know the difference between a fruit and a vegetable. Eat one of each.
  3. With your adult partner, pick a job to help your family at mealtime. Do it every day for one week.
  4. Show you can keep yourself and your personal area clean.
  5. Talk with your adult partner about what foods you can eat with your fingers. Practice your manners when eating them.
  6. With your adult partner, plan and make a good snack choice or other nutritious food to share with your den.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Adventure: Tigers in the Wild

  1. With your adult partner, name and collect the Cub scout Six Essentials you need for a hike. Tell your den leader what you would need to add to your list if it rains.
  2. Go for a short hike with your den or family, and carry your own gear. Show you know how to get ready for this hike.
  3. Do the following:
    a. Listen while your leader reads the Outdoor Code. Talk about how you can be clean in your outdoor manners.
    b. Listen while your leader reads the Leave No Trace Principles for Kids. Discuss why you should "Trash Your Trash."
    c. Apply the Outdoor code and Leave No Trace Principles for Kids on your Tiger den and pack outings. After one outing, share what you did to demonstrate the principles you discussed.
  4. While on the hike, find three different kinds of plants, animals, or signs that animals have been on the trail. List what you saw in your Tiger handbook.
  5. Participate in an outdoor pack meeting or pack campout campfire. Sing a song and act out a skit with your Tiger den as part of the program.
  6. Find two different trees and two different types of plants that grow in your area. Write their names in your Tiger handbook.
  7. Visit a nearby nature center, zoo, or another outside place with your family or den. Learn more about two animals, and write down two interesting things about them in your Tiger handbook.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Elective Adventures

Tiger Elective Adventure: Curiosity, Intrigue, and Magical Mysteries

  1. Learn a magic trick. Practice your magic trick so you can perform it in front of an audience.
  2. Create an invitation to a magic show.
  3. With your den or with your family, put on a magic show for an audience.
  4. Create a secret code.
  5. With the other Scouts in your den or with your family, crack a code that you did not create.
  6. Spell your name using sign language, and spell your name in Braille.
  7. With the help of your adult partner, conduct a science demonstration that shows how magic works.
  8. Share what you learned from your science demonstration.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Earning Your Stripes

  1. Bring in and share with your den five items that are the color orange.
  2. Demonstrate loyalty over the next week at school or in your community. Share at your next den meeting how you were loyal to others.
  3. With your adult partner, decide on one new task you can do to help your family, and do it.
  4. Talk with your den and adult partner about polite language. Learn how to shake hands properly and introduce yourself.
  5. Play a game with your den. Then discuss how your den played politely.
  6. With your adult partner and den, work on a service project for your pack’s meeting place or chartered organization.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Family Stories

  1. Discuss with your adult partner and/or family where your family originated. Discuss their history, traditions, and culture—your family heritage. Share a story or bring something to share with your den about yourself and your family.
  2. Make a family crest.
  3. Visit your public library to find out information about your heritage.
  4. Interview one of your grandparents or another family elder, and share with your den what you found.
  5. Make a family tree.
  6. Share with your den how you got your name or what your name means.
  7. Share with your den your favorite snack or dessert that reflects your cultural heritage.
  8. Learn where your family came from, and locate it on a map. Share this information with your den. With the help of your adult partner, locate and write to a pen pal from that location. Tiger Electives


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Floats and Boats

  1. Identify five different types of boats.
  2. Build a boat from recycled materials, and float it on the water.
  3. With your den, say the SCOUT water safety chant.
  4. Play the buddy game with your den.
  5. Show that you can put on and fasten a life jacket the correct way.
  6. Show how to safely help someone who needs assistance in the water, without having to enter the water yourself.
  7. Show how to enter the water safely, blow your breath out under the water, and do a

prone glide.

The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Good Knights

  1. Do the following:
    a. With your den or adult partner, say the Scout Law. Explain to your den one of the 12 points of the law and why you think a knight would have the same behavior.
    b. If you have not already done so, make a code of conduct with your den that will describe how each person should act when you are all together. If your den has a code of conduct, discuss with your den what updates it might need. Vote on which actions should go in your den code of conduct.
  2. Create a den shield and a personal shield.
  3. Using recycled materials, design and build a small castle with your adult partner to display at the pack meeting.
  4. Think of one physical challenge that could be part of an obstacle course. Then help your den design a Tiger knight obstacle course. With your adult partner, participate in the course.
  5. Participate in a service project.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Rolling Tigers

  1. With your den or adult partner, discuss two different types of bicycles and their uses.
  2. With your den or adult partner, try on safety gear you should use while riding your bike. Show how to wear a bicycle helmet properly.
  3. With your den or adult partner, learn and demonstrate safety tips to follow when riding your bicycle.
  4. Learn and demonstrate proper hand signals.
  5. With your den or adult partner, do a safety check on your bicycle.
  6. With your den or family, go on a bicycle hike wearing your safety equipment. Follow the bicycling safety and traffic laws.
  7. Learn about a famous bicycle race or famous cyclist. Share what you learn with your den.
  8. Visit your local or state police department to learn about bicycle-riding laws.
  9. Identify two jobs that use bicycles.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Sky is the Limit

  1. With your den or adult partner, go outside to observe the night sky. Talk about objects you see or might see.
  2. Look at a distant object through a telescope or binoculars. Show how to focus the device you chose.
  3. Observe in the sky or select from a book or chart two constellations that are easy to see in the night sky. With your adult partner, find out the names of the stars that make up the constellation and how the constellation got its name. Share what you found with your den.
  4. Create and name your own constellation. Share your constellation with your den.
  5. Create a homemade constellation.
  6. Find out about two different jobs related to astronomy. Share this information with your den.
  7. Find out about two astronauts who were Scouts when they were younger. Share what you learned with your den.
  8. With your den or family, visit a planetarium, observatory, science museum, astronomy club, or college or high school astronomy teacher. Before you go, write down questions you might want to ask. Share what you learned.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Stories in Shapes

  1. Visit an art gallery or a museum, explore an art website, or visit your library. Do each of the following:
    a. Look at pictures of some abstract art with your den . Decide what you like about the art, and share your ideas with the other Tigers.
    b. Create an art piece.
  2. Do the following:
    a. Draw or create an art piece using shapes.
    b. Use tangrams to create shapes.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Tiger-iffic!

Complete 1–3 and one from 4–6.

  1. Play at least two different games by yourself; one may be a video game.
  2. Play a board game or another inside game with one or more members of your den.
  3. Play a problem-solving game with your den.
  4. With your parent’s or guardian’s permission, do all of the following:
    a. Play a video game with family members in a family tournament.
    b. List at least three tips that would help someone who was learning how to play your favorite video game.
    c. Play an appropriate video game with a friend for 30 minutes.
  5. With other members of your den, invent a game, OR change the rules of a game you know, and play the game.
  6. Play a team game with your den.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Tiger: Safe and Smart

  1. Do the following:
    a. Memorize your address, and say it to your den leader or adult partner.
    b. Memorize an emergency contact’s phone number, and say it to your den leader or adult partner.
    c. Take the 911 safety quiz.
  2. Do the following:
    a. Show you can “Stop, Drop, and Roll.”
    b. Show you know how to safely roll someone else in a blanket to put out a fire.
  3. Make a fire escape map with your adult partner.
  4. Explain your fire escape map, and try a practice fire drill at home.
  5. Find the smoke detectors in your home. With the help of your adult partner, check the batteries.
  6. Visit an emergency responder station, or have an emergency responder visit you.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Tiger Tag

  1. Choose one active game you like, and tell your den about it.
  2. Do the following:
    a. Play two relay games with your den and your adult partner.
    b. Tell your partner or the other Tigers what you liked best about each game.
    c. Have your den choose a relay game that everyone would like to play, and play it several times.
  3. With your adult partner, select an active outside game that you could play with the members of your den. Talk about your game at the den meeting. With your den, decide on a game to play.
  4. Play the game that your den has chosen. After the game, discuss with your den leader the meaning of being a good sport.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Tiger Tales

  1. Create a tall tale with your den.
  2. Create your own tall tale. Share your tall tale with your den.
  3. Read a tall tale with your adult partner.
  4. Create a piece of art from a scene in the tall tale you have read, using your choice of materials. Share it with your den.
  5. Play a game from the past.
  6. Sing two folk songs.
  7. Visit a historical museum or landmark with your adult partner.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

Tiger Elective Adventure: Tiger Theater

  1. With your den, discuss the following types of theater: puppet shows, reader’s theater, and pantomime.
  2. As a den, play a game of one-word charades with your adult partners.
  3. Make a puppet to show your den or display at a pack meeting.
  4. Perform a simple reader’s theater. Make a mask afterward to show what your character looks like.
  5. Watch a play or attend a story time at a library.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Tiger Scout Handbook, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply SKU #620134)

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Related achievements, electives, or other awards

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The Tiger Scout Adventures get you started on many different Belt Loops and Pins!
All registered Tiger Cubs, Wolf Cubs, Bear Cubs, and Webelos Scouts can earn Belt Loops and Pins.
  • 2. Make a freestanding sculpture as your decoration for Cub Scout Art Pin requirement #5.
2. Make pet rocks to use as decorations for Cub Scout Geography Pin requirement #6.
6. Learn & teach a song in another language for Cub Scout Music Belt Loop requirement #2 and Pin requirement #2.
Also see Scout Songs for great collections of songs
14. Read a book or story about an immigrant for Cub Scout Language and Culture Pin requirement #12.
14. Read a book or story about a famous explorer for Cub Scout Map and Compass Pin requirement #3.
14. Read a book or story about a science subject for Cub Scout Science Pin requirement #12.
14. Read a book or story about a US swimmer for Cub Scout Swimming Pin requirement #11.
  • 15. (primary and secondary colors) is a part of Cub Scout Art Belt Loop requirement #3.
  • 16. Cub Scout Collecting Belt Loop requirements 1 & 2 and Pin requirement 1.
16. Make and show a rock collection for Cub Scout Geography Pin requirement #4 or fossils for Pin #9.
Plant a Seed outdoors: Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award
Take a Bicycle Ride: Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award
  • 38. Visit a bicycle shop to learn how to fix a flat tire for Cub Scout Bicycling Pin requirement #3.
  • 40. Go swimming and play a game in the water for Cub Scout Swimming Belt Loop #3 and #1.
Fun in the Water: Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award
Fun at the Zoo: Visit a zoo... Cub Scout Outdoor Activity Award
50. While visiting the bank, ask how computers save them time and money for Cub Scout Computers Pin requirement #11.

Also see the Related Requirements for Tiger Achievements.

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