What is a Program Leader?
How to Be a Mentor
How and When to Set Goals
Ways to Be in the Cabin
Skits and Cabin Calls
Being a Guest at Meals
Times to Check In with your SLs
Feedback—What to Look For
Ways to Help Returnees Grow
How to Teach an SL to Be a Mentor
Nice Things to Do for Your SLs
Games for Cabin Time
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HOW TO TEACH AN SL TO BE A MENTOR
— Ask them to find new SLs to sing songs with at campfire.
— Have them lead a game with their cabin and another one nearby with a less experienced SL in it.
— Have them help explain something in the PL/SL meeting.
each other before you give them your own advice. This lets new SLs share their thoughts
with each other in a smaller, less intimidating group too, as well as giving the experienced
SLs a shot.