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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
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.

A PDF version of the order information is available here for planning purposes only. Educators must still register online. See program pages for more information. 

 Video Lending Resources

Grades K-12. A variety of educational videos that can be borrowed from our video lending library. The videos cover a range of topics related to plants, animals, agricultural education and agricultural economics. Use them as stand alone activities or as a complement to associated lesson plans. Video description and order information available here.

 

ExploringPollination

Exploring Pollination Through Creativity

Students will explore the world of flowers and pollination through creative stories. They will work in groups to research types of pollinators and flowers using provided media.

 

GrayForADayIcon

Gray For A Day

Gray for a Day utilizes an empathic model to educate participants on the age-related sensory and functional challenges that older adults might face. Participants will get to "gear up" to discover what it is like to live with age-related conditions.

Butterfly

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.

 PlantExploration

Plant Exploration

Students will review the parts of the plant and the role they play in the survival of the plant through a hands-on small group activity.

 

WheatScience

Wheat Science

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

Magnetism

Magnetism

As students complete the activities they will discover what objects magnets attract, learn about magnetic poles, see the effect of magnetic fields and learn about electromagnetism.

 

Apple Land Use Model

Use this large, 18"x18" apple model to demonstrate how the distribution of the Earth's water and land resources affect food production.
Kit may be checked out for one week at no cost.

Contact Information

Have Questions? Contact:

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

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