Lesson Title: 7 Habits of Highly Effective Leaders

Subject: Guidance, Health, or PE

Objective: Student will learn and apply the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Leaders

Grades: 6-10.

Illinois Social/Emotional Learning Standards
Illinois PE/Health Learning Standards

What are the 7 Habits?

1. Be Proactive
2. Begin with the End in Mind
3. Put First Things First
4. Think Win-Win
5. Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood

6. Synergize
7. "Sharpen the Saw"

Warm up: What is production/production capability? Watch the video to find out.

Focus attention:

Leadership Uploaded 9/1/2007 by pedrosimoes7


Is this an Effective Leader? Why? Why not?

Direct Experience:

What Habits do Effective Leaders have? and What do they ask themselves? (click here)

Share Inspiration:

With your small group make a short video demonstrating how applying one of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Leaders can help someone become more successful in school or life. (This video will be posted on our Blackboard site so be sure not to put in any personal identifiers.)

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