ERIC Number: ED039689
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
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Handicapped Girls and Girl Scouting: A Guide for Leaders.
Barnett, Marian Weller
Designed as a handbook for girl scount leaders involved with the handicapped girl scout, the manual first makes general statements about handicaps, leader qualifications, and troop placement and organization. Information and guidelines for leaders are provided for the following exceptionalities: visual impairment, hearing impairment, orthopedic problems, cardiac problems, diabetes, epilepsy, mental retardation, and emotional problems. The adaptation of activities to the individual problem is discussed, camping suggestions are made, and a list of resources for additional information is included. (JM)
Descriptors: Camping, Exceptional Child Services, Handicapped Children, Leaders Guides, Organization, Recreational Activities, Youth Clubs
Girl Scouts of the U.S.A., 830 Third Avenue, New York, New York 10022 ($2.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Girl Scouts of the U.S.A., New York, NY.
Identifiers: Girl Scouts of the USA