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Book Reader Activity Badge

How to earn your badge

  1. Make a list of at least six books you have read or used recently. Books
    you have read on an e-reader count too.
  2. Name the authors of your books. Tell your leader or other Cubs something about three of your books. At least one book should be fiction and one should be non-fiction.
  3. Show that you know how to care for your books.
  4. Show that you can use a dictionary and a thesaurus. You can use printed ones or online versions.
  5. Explain to a leader how the books in a library are set out. How you would find fiction and non-fiction books?



Each young person who participates in the Programme, including badges and awards, should face a similar degree of challenge, and requirements can be adapted according to each young person’s abilities.  For more information and practical tips see our guidance on flexibility


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