Essentials of Team Building provides a proven approach for helping people become respectful competitors, cooperative team members, and community leaders. You can help your students develop these important skills with this book and DVD set. Activities and challenges in the book are geared toward beginning to advanced participants in a variety of settings, focusing on skills such as problem solving, risk taking, building working relationships, cooperation, creative thinking, building trust, making decisions, setting goals, and developing physical skills. The book has 10 chapters filled with fun, challenging exercises.
The activities in Team Building Through Physical Challenges are broken down into 3 levels: introductory, intermediate, and advanced. These levels make the challenges ideal for students in upper elementary to high school. For each of the challenges, you’ll find a summary that includes a detailed description, success criteria, an equipment list, setup instructions, rules, possible solutions, and additions and variations. Throughout each challenge, students learn to value teamwork, practice their leadership skills, improve their listening, and appreciate individual differences. The book has 5 chapters with different challenge categories and levels.