Re: Flexibility of requirements
Scott Meador (smeador@WEBSTAR.NET)
Mon, 7 Aug 1995 13:46:00 CDT
>I have a question for the general audience. If a requirement states in a
>handbook (ie. BSA Bear Handbook), that the scout should throw a softball,
>think the requirement should be signed off if they threw a bean bag?
I would not sign off on the softball throwing requirement. Throwing a bean
bag and a softball require some different motor skills. Though the motor
skills are fairly similar a child still needs to distinguish between how to
hold and throw a softball as opposed to doing the same for a bean bag.
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