ERIC Number: ED355054
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Leadership Skills You Never Outgrow, Leadership Project Book IV: Skills Leading Groups.
Norman, Marilyn; Munson, Mary K.
This manual was developed by the Illinois State 4-H Office as part of a project to assist youth in developing leadership skills. This manual emphasizes skills needed to lead groups. The manual describes learning activities in the following areas of leadership life skills: (1) understanding self; (2) communicating; (3) getting along with others; (4) learning to learn; (5) making decisions; (6) managing, setting group goals, planning, and making priorities; and (7) working with groups. The manual also includes general information about the project; information about leadership and description of leadership styles; suggested project goals; and selecting practical leadership experiences. Each learning activity is written from the perspective of the group leader and includes: a brief description of the purpose of the activity; an indication about the focus of the activity, whether it is on the individual member or a group working together; information to discuss with the group and instructions for conducting the activity; and discussion questions for group participants. This manual includes a list of 27 references. (LP)
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Group Experience, Interpersonal Competence, Leadership, Leadership Training, Learning Activities, Outdoor Education, Program Descriptions, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Youth Clubs, Youth Leaders
Illinois State 4-H Office, University of Illinois, 302 John Street, Suite 1901, Champaign, IL 61820 (MC0636, $2.15).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Cooperative Extension Service.