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Posts Tagged: 4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp

REC Educators Gather at Hansen

Dr. Steven Worker delivers an Introduction to Science Education for youth

Education Specialists representing state wide Research and Extension Centers System (RECS) sites gathered February 15-16 at Hansen. This second annual meeting was an opportunity to meet new staff, share best practices, and participate in professional...

Posted on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 2:30 PM

Sustainble You! Summer Camp at Rio del Mar School

Gena Mathwin, Rio School District, delivering the 4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp program, demonstrates how to build a worm bin

Rio School District, in Oxnard, is a welcomed new partner. This year, Rio added the 4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp curriculum to their district-wide Summer Science Camp that serves over 200 students K-6th grade and runs for the next three weeks. The...

Posted on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 2:44 PM

Sustainable You! Summer Camp 2016

Land journal questions

Today, campers study Land. The average person generates 4.3 pounds of waste daily. Campers follow a piece of trash from curb-side to landfill and discuss reduce, reuse, recycle and responsibility we all share in caring for the earth. Day 2: Land  

Posted on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 8:51 AM

4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp-2015

Investigating watersheds

Day 5-Water! Today we touch on this pertinent topic! Why is water important? Where does water go when you flush it down the toilet? Water quality What can you do to conserve water?

Posted on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 4:28 PM

4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp-2015

Renewable and non-renewable energy discussion and journaling

Day 4- Energy Today campers learned the difference between renewable and non-renewable energy. They investigated solar and wind. Baking in the solar oven, creating a personal solar oven and pinwheels reinforced principles covered in camp. Other...

Posted on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 1:37 PM

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