School and After School Resources
The 4-H School Enrichment program provides educators with the opportunity to bring 4-H into the classroom through research based programming facilitated by Sedgwick County Extension staff and volunteers.
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Please note that we are in the process of updating detailed program descriptions, dates, and order forms below for the 2021-2022 school year. Check back for more up to date information.
Questions about 2021-2022 programs?
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Students can explore the importance of Kansas wheat, principles of baking, yeast development, and good nutrition.
This primary mental health program introduces basic concepts in mindfulness, positive affirmations, identification and management of emotions, and yoga.
This program utilizes hands on learning to highlight the importance of healthy soil. Students will learn about soil, microorganisms, healthy food systems, and the soil food web.
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.
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.