ERIC Number: ED025868
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1967
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Scouting for the Mentally Retarded.
Boy Scouts of America, New Brunswick, NJ.
The handbook for leaders discusses ways in which scouting helps and how the unit serves the boys. Advancement, rank, and the boys are discussed; boy scout tests (tenderfoot and second class interpretation for mentally retarded boys), group activities, and a sample ceremony are detailed. Listings are given of membership provisions, helps for leaders, 20 scout publications, and 23 references. (LE)
Descriptors: Camping, Community Programs, Exceptional Child Services, Games, Group Instruction, Group Membership, Hobbies, Leadership Responsibility, Leisure Time, Males, Mental Retardation, Organizations (Groups), Physical Activities, Recreation, Singing, Voluntary Agencies, Youth Programs
Boy Scouts of America, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903.
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Boy Scouts of America, New Brunswick, NJ.