Learning Emphasis and Outcomes

Participation in Sprockids not only teaches kids how to ride their bikes off-road. It also teaches skills, values, and strategies that carry over into everyday activities. 

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VAlues

  • Practice an active lifestyle
  • Take responsibility for your own actions
  • Have empathy for others
  • Know when to be a “leader” and when to “support”
  • Practice etiquette and fair play 
  • Having fun and playing is important to learning and balanced growth
  • Give back to society
  • Be Helpful to others learning new skills and concepts
  • Being open-minded
  • Education is important
  • Experience camaraderie with others
  • Self-esteem and confidence win over egotism and bravado
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Strategies

  • Conflict resolution
  • Solution-based problem solving
  • Anger management, defusing conflict, and learning to choose your battles
  • Stress management, including stress awareness and stress relief techniques
  • Team building and cooperation
  • Creative thinking and reasoning “outside the box”
  • Knowing when and how to ask for help
  • Learning how to work with others who have different perspectives and feelings
  • Learn holistically act locally
  • Understanding peer pressure and not succumbing  
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Skills

  • Goal setting
  • Time management
  • Risk taking
  • Stepping out of your comfort zone
  • Personal planning
  • Creativity
  • Divergent thinking
  • Learning from your mistakes
  • Working as part of a team
  • Understanding the role & benefit of technology
  • Public speaking
  • Interpersonal communication