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Sedgwick County

Sedgwick County
7001 W. 21st Street N.
Wichita, Ks  67205
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Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday

316-660-0100
316-722-1432 fax
sg@listserv.ksu.edu

School and After School Resources

4-H curricula are excellent supplements for teaching academic knowledge and life skills, and they correspond with Kansas Education Standards. 

Contact us to learn more about available programs. For a list of national 4-H resource materials, click here. For local Sedgwick County 4-H curricula please see below.

Click here to view the entire curriculum catalog for Sedgwick County.

 

Wheat Science Bread Kits

Students can explore the importance of Kansas wheat, principles of baking, yeast development, and good nutrition. 

These kits include nearly all the ingredients needed to bake individual sized loaves of bread. The only items that will not be included in the kit are vegetable oil, water, and plastic gloves for the volunteers. The classroom bread baking activity takes about 1 1/4 hours, rising and baking time require an additional 70 minutes. All classroom instruction must be provided by the school. Most applicable to grades 2-5. 

Wheat Science information page

 


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Life Cycle Miracle (Butterfly Larvae)

Students will be able to watch Painted Lady caterpillars grow, form chrysalides and hatch into butterflies. Learn about the anatomy, life cycle and the role of the butterfly in its environment.

The butterfly life cycle takes three to four weeks to complete. All classroom instruction must be provided by the school. Most applicable to grades K-4.

Life Cycle Miracle Butterfly information page

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Contact Information

Have Questions? Contact:

Sedgwick County
4-H Youth Development
7001 W. 21st St. North
Wichita, KS 67205-1759
(316) 660-0115
Fax (316) 722-1432

Jodi Besthorn
4-H Agent
(316) 660-0111
besthorn@ksu.edu

Shannon Rogge
4-H Agent
(316) 660-0112
luckiksu@ksu.edu

Barbara Wingfield
Office Professional
(316) 660-0115
bwingfie@ksu.edu

Janet Donaghue
4-H Program Assistant
(316) 660-0128
jdonaghue@ksu.edu

Cathy Jones
4-H Program Assistant
(316) 660-0113
cpjones@ksu.edu