Rowing is the use of oars as a means of propelling boats and has grown from a basic method of transportation to a competitive sport as well as an enjoyable method of exercising.
The rowing safety advice, skills, and techniques you cull from this merit badge will enable you to enjoy this sport with confidence and poise. Learn More
By using this pamphlet to earn the Archaeology merit badge, Scouts become detectives who study how people lived in the past to reveal the “what, when, how and why” of these peoples’ daily lives and cultures.
Using the clues that people left behind, Scouts will understand how and why human culture has changed through time.
By using this pamphlet to earn the Scholarship merit badge, Scouts will have a great opportunity to become more successful in school. They will learn how to improve their skills in the classroom, develop good study habits, and master techniques for writing reports and taking tests.
Scouts will also participate in at least one extra-curricular activity and learn about the importance of teamwork. Learn More
By using this pamphlet to earn the merit badge for Basketry, Scouts will learn that this is a handy skill for a Scout. A basket can be a sturdy companion on campouts, for carrying clothes snugly and efficiently, for holding potatoes and corn for roasting over a campfire, or even for carrying the day’s fishing catch back to camp for dinner. Baskets and basket-weaving projects also make great gifts for family and friends. Learn More