COMMON GROUND

All students need to study Common Ground topics to be more successful at different Owlypia stages. 20% of the Owlypia Online tests and the Knowledge Challenges in Owlypia Locals and Globals come from Common Ground. Team Spirit Challenge in Owlypia Globals consists also from Common Ground content mostly. You are expected to do research on the theme of the year, “Leadership: Inspire the Change” and you may find the recommended resources below.

The study resources in Common Ground contain several movies and videos to watch, a book and some articles to read.

BOOK

 

  • How To Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie (1936)

FILMS

  • Invictus (2009)
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)

VIDEOS

 

  • What Makes a Leader by Harvard Business Review 
  • Why Good Leaders Make You Feel Safe by Simon Sinek
  • Tribal Leadership by David Logan 

ARTICLES & BLOGS

 

  • Nimble Leadership by Deborah Ancona, Elaine Blackman, and Kate Isaacs
  • Transformational Leadership by Mind Tools
  • 8 Essential Qualities That Define Leadership by Kimberly Fries

OTHER SUBJECT RESOURCES

Leadership: Inspire the Change” is the theme of the year 2019-2020! Owlypia has five main subjects and Common Ground.

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