Teambuilding with Teens: Activities for Leadership, Decision Making, and Group Success

Teambuilding with Teens: Activities for Leadership, Decision Making, and Group Success

by Mariam G. MacGregor
     
 

The 36 activities in this book make learning about leadership a hands-on, active experience. Kids are called on to recognize each other’s strengths, become better listeners, communicate clearly, identify their values, build trust, set goals, and more. Each activity takes 20–45 minutes. Digital content includes all of the book's reproducible forms.

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The 36 activities in this book make learning about leadership a hands-on, active experience. Kids are called on to recognize each other’s strengths, become better listeners, communicate clearly, identify their values, build trust, set goals, and more. Each activity takes 20–45 minutes. Digital content includes all of the book's reproducible forms.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

“This is a must-have for any teacher or advisor looking for new ways to motivate and instill vital leadership lessons in today's youth.”
—Laura Segura, Chairperson & CEO, National Teen Leadership Programs

The Association of Educational Publishers Distinguished Achievement Award Winner

“The hands-on activities in this book make learning about leadership meaningful and fun while building character.”—Adolescence

 “If you are a teacher or any other category of human being who enjoys “putting the ‘Active’ in Activities” as Mariam MacGregor describes it, this is the book for you. . . . Ms. MacGregor definitely knows how to lay out a compact activity format for teachers and leaders.”—Gifted Education Communicator

“This is an outstanding resource for all those who want to encourage young people in their leadership and teamwork skills. While there are many similar books available, this one will become one of the essential resources in the youth worker's library.”
—YouthWorker Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575422657
Publisher:
Free Spirit Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
11/15/2007
Series:
Everyday Leadership Series
Edition description:
Book with Digital Content
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
1,121,884
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

Meet the Author


Mariam G. MacGregor, M.S., founded and runs Youthleadership.com, an online clearinghouse and resource center for individuals working with youth leaders. The Web site connects thousands of individuals around the world with information and links that can help create meaningful leadership opportunities for teens and young adults. Mariam has worked with college-age student leaders and has served as school counselor/coordinator of leadership programs at an alternative high school.

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