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Fun Leadership Building Activities for Teens

Focusing on ways to build strong leadership skills with young people is also a great way to help them develop other valuable life skills such as critical thinking, problem-solving skills, interpersonal skills, self-awareness, and empathy.

Using team building games can also be an effective way to develop teen leadership by showing them how to work toward a common goal with other team members.  

Leadership Building Activities for Teens...

Get started with this list of leadership activities, including some of the best ideas to cultivate leadership skills in teens!


Minefield is a leadership exercise that focuses on building good communication skills.  This fun game provides an opportunity for teens to stop and think about how to be clear, concise and provide instruction in a way that is easy for others to understand.

Lego Building Activity

The lego building activity is a leadership exercise that promotes leadership qualities such as effective communication, how to leverage individual strengths within a group, and how to inspire a team to work together to achieve a common goal.

Community Bingo

Community bingo is an effective way for teens and young people to gain better awareness of the leaders among them as well as different leadership roles and leadership styles.  The goal is to meet with various leaders throughout the community and briefly learn something about their role or style.