Prepare For Take Off - Life Skills for Teens: The Complete Teenagers Guide to Practical Skills for Life After High School and Beyond Travel, Budgeting
'Prepare for Take Off' is the perfect handbook and roadmap for teenagers on their journey to adulthood. Packed with insights from leading professionals, Prepare for Take Off provides invaluable knowledge and tips on key areas such as money management, maintaining health and fitness, understanding the ins and outs of travel, preparing meals on a budget, home maintenance & repair and securing accommodation. It's a comprehensive guide that prepares young individuals to confidently handle the diverse challenges and exciting opportunities that await them.
But perhaps most importantly, Prepare for Take Off emphasizes the importance of being free to make choices. It offers tools and strategies and promotes healthy habits for the mind, body and your bank account!
Be prepared to Take Off because you'll be equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in whatever path you choose after graduation. Get ready to SOAR into adulthood!
Some of the topics covered include:
- Money Management
- Housing and Accommodation
- Health and Fitness
- Preparing Meals on a Budget
- Home Maintenance & Repair
- Social Media
- Public Transport
- and much more!
- Publisher: Life-Graduate
- Publish Date: Jan 23rd, 2024
- Pages: 116
- Language: English
- Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.24in - 0.36lb
- EAN: 9781922664600
- Recommended age: 16-18
- Categories: • Careers• Health & Daily Living - Diet & Nutrition• Personal Finance
About the Author
As a parent of a 17-year-old daughter who just graduated high school, I found this book to be an invaluable resource as she prepares for her international travels. It covers a wide array of practical skills that are crucial for a young adult stepping out into the world. From managing finances in different currencies to understanding public transport in foreign countries, the book offers clear, easy-to-understand advice. My daughter especially appreciated the tips on staying safe while travelling alone. This book has given both of us peace of mind as she embarks on her journey. A must-read for any young adult setting out on their own adventures. Pamela Williams
I highly recommend this book as an essential companion to Year 12 students. As Head of Senior School, I feel it bridges the gap between academic knowledge and real-world skills, preparing them for life beyond the classroom. The comprehensive coverage of topics like first aid, financial management, and independent living is precisely tailored to the needs of young adults entering a new phase of life. We've even incorporated it into our life skills curriculum, and the feedback from students has been overwhelmingly positive. This book is a valuable tool in equipping our students with the confidence and competence to navigate the challenges of adulthood. Dr. M. Noble (Head of Senior School)
I purchased this book for my grandson, who is moving out for the first time, and it was one of the best decisions I've made. It's packed with practical advice, from cooking simple meals to managing household expenses, which is perfect for someone just starting to live independently. The clear, straightforward instructions on everyday tasks have given him the confidence to handle his new responsibilities with ease. It's more than just a guide; it's a comprehensive handbook for any young adult learning to stand on their own two feet. I am delighted to see him apply these life skills in his daily routine and highly recommend this book to other grandparents in similar situations. Wendy Venner