Being a valuable part of a team is crucial, not only to "win" but also to survive in today's world. We value teaching and modeling the transferable skills of team building and teamwork.
This is her third try, and with only one arm. At our camp, reaching the top is important, but learning about and practicing persistence is even more so because this is a skill that can be used in every part of life, every day for the rest of our lives.
These two only met that morning. Our leaders provide purposeful, daily opportunities for young people to learn how to develop new relationships and get along with others. At our camp, we teach how to make friends.
We aim higher. Our campers love learning how to hit an archery target. But at our camp, we focus even more on hitting the targets for success! So we use activities like archery to talk about the power of what we say to ourselves when we are trying hard things, to focus on confidence, step-by-step improvement, and more.