ERIC Number: ED355052
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Leadership Skills You Never Outgrow, Leadership Project Book II: Individual Skills for Older Members. Revised.
Norman, Marilyn; Munson, Mary K.
This manual was developed to assist youth in grade 7 (age 13 and beyond) in developing leadership skills. The aim of the project is the development of lifetime skills related to leadership. The manual describes 75 learning activities in the following areas: (1) understanding self; (2) communicating; (3) getting along with others; (4) learning to learn; (5) making decisions; (6) managing; and (7) working with groups. The guide also includes general information on the project; information on leadership and an explanation of leadership life skills; definitions of terms used in the guide; suggestions for developing individual project goals; recommendations for choosing a helper to assist in learning activities; a personal leadership skill assessment guide; and practical applications of leadership skills. Each learning activity description includes specification of the type of leadership skill to be learned and participants to involve (group or individual with a helper); a brief description of the activity; instructions for conducting the activity; and discussion questions for interpreting the process. This manual includes a list of 16 references. (LP)
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Extension Agents, Interpersonal Competence, Leadership, Leadership Training, Learning Activities, Outdoor Education, Program Descriptions, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Youth Clubs, Youth Leaders
State 4-H Office, University of Illinois, 302 E. John Street, Suite 1901, Champaign, IL 61820 (MC0632, $1.55).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Cooperative Extension Service.