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4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp

2019 4-H Sustainable You! Summer Campers

Day 5-Water Why is water important? Where does water go when you flush it down the toilet? What can you do to conserve water? We end the week with a very important topic-water! How much clean water do we have on earth to share with humans, animals,...

Posted on Friday, June 28, 2019 at 9:57 AM
Focus Area Tags: Environment

4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp

Land day farm nature walk

Day 2-Land The day begins with journaling and a farm nature walk. Along the way, campers encounter evidence or indicators that animals use and call the farm home. Today is about understanding the importance of open space, natural resources and...

Land day farm nature walk
Land day farm nature walk

Farm nature walk
Farm nature walk

Evidence of life on the farm
Evidence of life on the farm

Recycle Reuse Reduce
Recycle Reuse Reduce

Waste watcher trash tracker updated each day
Waste watcher trash tracker updated each day

Learning about worm composting
Learning about worm composting

Worm bin assembly line
Worm bin assembly line

Worms and more worms
Worms and more worms

Hands-on learning at its best
Hands-on learning at its best

Worm bins to take home
Worm bins to take home

Today's harvest, kale
Today's harvest, kale

Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 10:37 AM
Focus Area Tags: Environment

2019 4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp

Alli Rowe (right) and Kelsey Hammond (left), who each hold Masters in Environmental Studies, will be camp educators this year.

UC HAREC began hosting 4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp in 2014. Since then, the education staff has trained other UC Research and Extension Center (RECS) staff to deliver this curriculum created by Dr. Roslyn Brain of Utah State University. Similar...

tie dye activity
tie dye activity

tie dyed camp shirts
tie dyed camp shirts

Pondering the journal questions of the day
Pondering the journal questions of the day

Planting seeds to grow indoor plants that can provide oxygen in our home environments
Planting seeds to grow indoor plants that can provide oxygen in our home environments

Posted on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 10:47 AM
Focus Area Tags: Environment

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...

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

Stacey Wills, Farm Smart Manager, Desert REC participates in hands-on acitivity during workshop
Stacey Wills, Farm Smart Manager, Desert REC participates in hands-on acitivity during workshop

Greg Ira, California Naturalist Program Coordinator and Ali Stefancich, CES II Sierra Foothill REC participate in activities
Greg Ira, California Naturalist Program Coordinator and Ali Stefancich, CES II Sierra Foothill REC participate in activities

Ali Stefancich presents Sierra Foothills REC education outreach  best pracitices
Ali Stefancich presents Sierra Foothills REC education outreach best pracitices

Shanna Abatti, 4-H Program Representative demonstrates Sustainble You! Summer Camp air quality activity
Shanna Abatti, 4-H Program Representative demonstrates Sustainble You! Summer Camp air quality activity

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...

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

Daily journaling is a very important part of the learning process
Daily journaling is a very important part of the learning process

Building a worm bin requires use of math skills
Building a worm bin requires use of math skills

building a worm bin to take home
building a worm bin to take home

Red wiggler worms
Red wiggler worms

Adding worms to each bin
Adding worms to each bin

Building a class sized worm bin
Building a class sized worm bin

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

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