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Last Update 30th January 2021

Contents

Part 1 | Next Meeting

2021 | Feb | Origami

Part 2 | Recent Meetings

2021 | Jan | Burns Night

2021 | Jan | Mini Pizzas | Zoom

2021 | Jan | Phone Stands | Zoom

2020 | Dec | Jungle Jo | Zoom

2020 | Dec | Mince Pies | Zoom

2020 | Dec | Santa Escape Room | Zoom

2020 | Dec | Tin Can Lanterns | Zoom

2020 | Nov | Roth's Knots Challenge | Facebook

2020 | Nov | Map Symbol Bingo | Zoom

2020 | Nov | Code Breaking and Inukshuk | Zoom

2020 | Nov | Remembrance Day | Zoom

2020 | Oct | Skills Evening | Scout Hut

2020 | Oct | Games Evening | Scout Hut

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Part 3 | Recent Activities

Cook | Shortbread

Cook | Pizza in a Mug

Cook | Mince Pies

Make | Mobile Phone Stand

Make | Spitfire

Make | Tin Can Lanterns

Skills | Code Breaking

Skills | Map Symbols

World | Inukshuk

Previous

Part 4 | Recent Quizzes

Quiz | Pizza

Mobile Phones | Fun Facts

Cars | Badges and Logos

Movies | Christmas

Previous

Part 5 | Recent Puzzles

Escape Room | Save Santa

Previous

About This Page

Part 1 | Next Meeting ↑

2021 | Feb | Origami ↑

Tuesday 2nd February 2021, 7pm

As we are all still stuck inside, I thought for our next meeting we could make some useful Origami items.

Instead of "camp gadgets", let us call them indoors gadgets, and we are Indoors Pioneers.

I have put some information in this link (with one item you can practice before the meeting).

Origami Page.

All you will need for the meeting is several sheets of A4 paper and a pair of scissors.

Part 2 | Recent Meetings ↑

In this section you can find out about our previous cubs' meetings.

2021 | Jan | Burns Night ↑

Tuesday 27th January 2021, 7pm

It was so great to see everyone joining in on Burns night, the Scottish celebration of their Poet, Robbie Burns.

Well done for making some amazing shortbread!

Also, well done for making some Scottish items or thinking of something Scottish.

You can read about it here and try some of the activities again: Burns Night Activity.

It includes the "guess the Scottish word" game we played.

2021 | Jan | Mini Pizzas | Zoom ↑

Tuesday 19th January 2021, 7pm

For this meeting we tried cooking mini-pizzas in a mug.

I did my best to be the celebrity chef with a camera on a tripod!

Everyone had a good try!

You can find the instructions here : Instructions.

Whilst they were cooking, we tried a pizza quizz: Pizza Quiz.

2021 | Jan | Phone Stands | Zoom ↑

Tuesday 12th January 2021, 7pm

We made some useful phone stands.

You can find the instructions here : Instructions.

Here are some I managed to capture on Zoom.

We also had a go at a quiz with some fun facts about mobile phones: Mobile Phones Quiz.

2020 | Dec | Jungle Jo | Zoom ↑

Wednesday 16th December 2020, 6.30pm

We had a joint group Zoom meeting with Jungle Jo.

It was really fascinating.

You can read more here: Meeting Report

2020 | Dec | Mince Pies | Zoom ↑

Tuesday 15th December 2020, 7pm

MasterChef

We all made some mince pies during the meeting!

We each set up our computers in our kitchens, and Julian led the group through the recipe like a celebrity chef!

In the Hawley household, Mark made the pies, and Sue took all the credit (as a good leader should)!

Everyone's' pies looked delicious.

Here is the recipe: Mince Pies Recipe.

Christmas Movie Quiz

Whilst we waited for the pies to cook (about 20 minutes) we played a movie quiz.

You can have a go here: Christmas Movies Quiz.

2020 | Dec | Santa Escape Room | Zoom ↑

Tuesday 8th December 2020, 7pm

We saved Santa Claus in the escape room created by Julian.

You can have a go again here: Santa Escape Room.

2020 | Dec | Tin Can Lanterns | Zoom ↑

Tuesday 1st December 2020, 7pm

In this meeting we all had a go at making Tin Can lanterns.

Instructions

Many cubs had made them with their parents over the weekend, and some had a go in the meeting.

They looked great.

2020 | Nov | Roth's Knots Challenge | Facebook ↑

14th November 2020

Scout leader Roth set a knots challenge: Facebook Link.

Youtube Channel – See November 2020 Videos.

Cubs Oscar, Cohen, Lilith and Troy were winners!

2020 | Nov | Map Symbol Bingo | Zoom ↑

24th November 2020

We learned about map symbols and played a game of map symbol bingo to test our memory.

Seth was the lucky winner.

You can find out more information about the activity here: Map Symbols.

2020 | Nov | Code Breaking and Inukshuk | Zoom ↑

17th November 2020

Code Breaking

We learned about Caesar Cyphers and the cubs had to decipher some bad Halloween jokes: Code Breaking.

Inukshuks

We learned all about Inukshuks and made some in the meeting: Inukshuk.

Here are some of them:-

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2020 | Nov | Remembrance Day | Zoom ↑

11th November 2020

We learned about remembrance day: Report.

2020 | Oct | Skills Evening | Scout Hut ↑

13th October 2020 / 20th October 2020

We tried some new skills using what resources the Scout Hut had: Skills Evening.

These were:-

2020 | Oct | Games Evening | Scout Hut ↑

29th September 2020 / 6th October 2020

We tried some new sports using what resources the Scout Hut had: Games Evening.

These were:-

This was our first meeting back after the Spring and Summer lock-downs for COVID-19.

Previous ↑

Our previous meetings ended in July 2020.

These will be added to our website over time.

Part 3 | Recent Activities ↑

In this section you find resources for some of our recent activities.

Cook | Shortbread ↑

Have a go at making shortbread.

See: Shortbread.

Cook | Pizza in a Mug ↑

Have a go at making a weird pizza in a mug.

Basically, pizza dough and cheese baked in mug.

See: Pizza Mug.

Cook | Mince Pies ↑

Have a go at making some mince pies: Mince Pies Recipe.

Make | Mobile Phone Stand ↑

Make a stand for your mobile phone: Instructions

Make | Spitfire ↑

Make a Spitfire: Instructions

Make | Tin Can Lanterns ↑

Make a Tin Can lantern: Instructions

Skills | Code Breaking ↑

Can you beat the bad joker: Ceasar Cypher.

Skills | Map Symbols ↑

Learn about map symbols and play map symbol bingo: Map Symbols..

World | Inukshuk ↑

Build one for yourself: Instructions.

Previous ↑

We are creating a full cubs activities page.

This will follow later.

Part 4 | Recent Quizzes ↑

In this section you can try some of our previous quizzes.

Quiz | Pizza ↑

Some fun facts about pizza: Pizza Quiz.

Mobile Phones | Fun Facts ↑

Did you know? Mobile Phones Quiz.

Cars | Badges and Logos ↑

Can you guess the car maker: Car Badges Quiz.

Movies | Christmas ↑

Can you guess the movie: Christmas Movies Quiz.

Previous ↑

We are creating a full cubs activities page.

This will follow later.

Part 5 | Recent Puzzles ↑

In this section you can try some of our previous puzzles.

Escape Room | Save Santa ↑

Can you save Santa Claus? Santa Escape Room.

Teaches map reading skills.

Previous ↑

We are creating a full cubs puzzles page.

This will follow later.

About this page

Author

This page was created by Julian Turner, Section Assistant Leader, Falcon Pack, 1st Ripley Scouts, Derbyshire, UK.

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