Eager Beaver

The Eager Beaver program is designed for children in Kindergarten. The program's goal is to develop interpersonal relationships between the Eager Beavers and their leader, as well as, to enable the leader to lead through the power of example, in order to shape lives and prepare the Eager Beavers for induction into the Adventurer program.

Basic Requirements for this program is the child must:

Be enrolled in Kindergarten the year you begin the Eager Beaver program.

Memorize the Eager Beaver pledge.

Have someone you know read the following to you:
Bible story (grade level)
Nature story (grade level)
Another story (grade level)

Memorize the eight major colors: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, brown and black.

Memorize the primary colors: red, yellow, and blue.

Ask your parents to tell or read you a story about Ellen G. White.

Memorize Philippians 4:4 and three Bible verses of your choice.

Earn at least eight beaver chips.

Work on a minimum of six craft projects of your choice.

The curriculum requirements are as follows:


Learn to:

Tie your shoes (or Velcro them properly).

Comb or brush your hair.

Brush your teeth properly.

Dress yourself.

Wash your hands.

Memorize John 3:16 and another text from the list below.
Genesis 1:27
Psalms 32:7 or 119:73
Proverbs 3:1 or 20:11
John 14:15
1 Corinthians 10:31
1 John 4:7 or 12 or 19

Learn your telephone number, full name, parent's name, and address.

Earn the following Beaver Chips:

Alphabet Fun
Know Your Body
Manners Fun


Memorize the Fifth Commandment. Give an explanation.

Choose from five of the following activities. (Do the activity for five working days):

Wash, dry, or empty the dishwasher dishes.
Pick up your toys.
Hang up your clothes.
Make your own bed.
Fold the clean clothes.
Take care of your pet(s).
Water the plants in your house.
Lead out in worship with a story.

Help pack a lunch and participate in an outdoor activity with a family member, close friend, or your club.

Memorize a Bible verse from the list below.
Exodus 20:12
Mark 3: 34
Ephesians 3:15 or 6:1
1 John 4:21

Earn the following Beaver Chips:
Helping at Home


Memorize your country's Pledge of Allegiance or National Anthem.

Make and deliver a Get Well card o a sick person.

Memorize Genesis 1:1 or a verse about your world from the list below.
Leviticus 19:18
Mathew 19:19 or 22:37
Romans 14:19
James 2:8
1 John 4:5

Learn the days of creation and what was created in each.

Earn the following Beaver Chips:
Animal Homes
My Community Friends
Fire Safety
Crayons & Markers
Gadgets & Sand
Scavenger Hunt
Shapes & Sizes
Sponge Art


Learn to pray to Jesus.

Memorize The Lord's Prayer.

Memorize the First Commandment and the first eight words of the Fourth Commandment.

Memorize Philippians 4:4 and another verse relating to God from the memory verses below.
Deut. 6:5 or 7:21
Psalms 8:9 or 32:8 or 92:1
Proverbs 3:5
Matthew 22:37
John 3:16
1 John 4: 7,8 and 19

Earn the following Beaver Chips:
Jesus’ Star
Bible Friends
God’s World