- Learn and say the Scout Oath, with help if needed.
- Learn and say the Scout Law, with help if needed.
- Show the Cub Scout sign. Tell what it means.
- Show the Cub Scout handshake. Tell what it means.
- Say the Cub Scout Motto. Tell what it means.
- Show the Cub Scout Salute. Tell what it means.
- With your parent or guardian, complete the exercises in the pamphlet How to Protect Your Children From Child Abuse: A Parent’s Guide—Bobcat Requirements.
On my honor, I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake and morally straight.
Scout Law – Cub must read and understand the meaning of the Law
A Scout is:
The above items are the basic information that ALL Cub Scouts must learn, which is why every boy who enters into Cub Scouting must earn the Bobcat Badge.
When the new Cub Scout has learned all seven of these he will earn the Bobcat Badge. He will then begin work on the achievements of the den that he qualifies for – which are as follows:
First Grader = TIGER achievements (Optional Program)
BOBCAT is ALWAYS the first badge prior to any rank after Tiger