Not to say knowing the rules is unimportant: But having the boys (& girls if you have a crew) get out there in the woods & have fun doing things for themselves is more important than slavishly following the "rules".
Or maybe that is the most important rule that binds them all.
Take a walk on the wild side.
Venturing Crew Adviser, Assistant Scout Master, Renegade Merit Badge Counselor
Owl-2 WB 92-49
Foothills District Atlanta Area Council
I never teach my pupils. I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.--Albert Einstein