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Having your exploration test soon? This ebook would be a good read before taking that “hard-to-pass” test, to refresh your basics. eBook: Map And Compass [ original copy | mirror copy | 540KB | Source: The Dump ]

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As a followup to my previous post on knots, here is an ebook on some knots commonly used by everyone. Enjoy! eBook: Knotting For Scouts [ original copy | mirror copy | 1.18MB | Source: The Dump ]

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First Aid is an important skill that every scout should know. It should be noted that first aid is not the definitive medical care/treatment, but the first assistance you can give to an injuried person. The following are some ebooks …

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Want to know more about our founder but reading books will put you to sleep? Why not read the story of BP in a comic-style book. See below for the link to the ebook! eBook: The Baden-Powell Story [ original …

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Found a documentary on Scouting for Boys, featured on BBC via YouTube. Quite interesting to watch but it will take a while of your time. The video is broken down into 6 parts as shown below. Enjoy!

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Not sure of what to cook at your next outdoor cooking session or during Group Camp? Get some ideas from the Scouting Magazine here!

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While not frequently used in today’s world, I believe Morse code is a nice “old” skill to know for survival purpose or to be employed as an assistive technology. Please read about it below. Excerpt from Wikipedia: ‘Morse code’ is …

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Not sure how to go about building a hour glass tower for your pioneering project? Take this as a reference and modify according to your own design! The Hour Glass The tower is constructed from two large pyramids interlocked together. …

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These are some good to know stuff. Do note that not all content are relevant in Singapore. There are a variety of safety codes issued by various bodies that would prove most useful to all members of the Scouting Movement. …

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Knots are a fundamental part of scouting skills. This site has a huge library of various knots and how to tie them most mostly are not comprehensive enough in my opinion. See and decide for yourself! An illustrated A-Z walkthrough …

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