Leader's Guide

4-H Entomology Projects: Leader's Guide

Welcome to 4-H Entomology


Objectives of 4-H Entomology

Program Aids:

Suggested Resource Personnel
How to Begin Your Entomology Project
Suggested Programs for Club Meetings
Other Ideas for 4-H Entomology Meetings
Entomology Organizations

Teaching Methods and Aids

Questions for Leading Discussions, Quizzes or Independent Investigation
Suggestions for Demonstrations and Illustrated Talks
Field Trips or Collecting Tours
Experiments and Studies for Members in Advanced Units
Games and Contests

Collections and Exhibits

Special Collections and Exhibits
4-H Entomology Collection Score Sheet (lst-4th Year)
5th Year Judging Criteria

To receive a printed copy of the 4-H Entomology Projects: Leader's Guide, please contact your local cooperative extension office.

Educational programs of the Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service serve all people regardless of race, color, age, sex, religion, disability, or national origin.

Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, C. Oran Little, Director of Cooperative
Extension Service, University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Lexington, and Kentucky State University, Frankfort.

Issued 6-85; Revised/Printed 3-96,1200 copies; 3200 copies to date.

This publication was originally prepared by R.A. Scheibner. Revised by Stephanie Bailey.

University of Kentucky Entomology Contact:

Blake Newton
S225 Agricultural Science Center - North
University of Kentucky Dept. of Entomology
Lexington, KY 40546-0091
(859) 257-5107

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Original Document 9 July 1996.
Last Updated 3 October 2000.