K-2 Running Club
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TOUCHING SPIRIT BEAR, by Ben Mikaelsen
UGLIES, by Scott Westerfeld
Gummy Bear Diffusion
Modern hunting apparel is emblazoned with bright orange, but this mid-20th century vest isn't brightly colored. We wonder if it was open season on hunters 50 years ago.
4-H Science Inquiry: Parachutes
Exploring the science inquiry process by building different types of simple parachutes and observing how flight distance and pattern are affected.
4-H Science Inquiry: Egg Crusher
In this Egg-citing science activity young people will discover the hidden strength of egg shells. Build a variety of devices that will allow youth to test the amount of weight a chicken's egg can resist before breaking. Explore the difference between raw and hardboiled eggs, different shell colors and more.
4-H Science Inquiry: Worm Behavior
Explore the wonderful world of worms and other creepy crawlie creatures. Create fun, hands-on experiments that will help young people discover how light, moisture and temperature affects worm behavior. Learners will build their own worm light boxes and much more.
4-H Science Inquiry: Fabric Dyeing
Exploring the properties of fabric through the dyeing process. Looking at the difference between how natural and man-made fabrics accept a natural dye.
4-H Science Inquiry: Milk Magic
Exploring the properties of milk through science inquiry.
4-H Science Inquiry: Animal Color Preference
Exploring the question of whether livestock animals (goats) prefer one color to another. A hands on experiment with "Buckey" the goat.
Emerging economies boost GE numbers
Oct. 21 - Summary of business headlines: General Electric hits Wall Street profit forecasts; McDonald's beats expectations; Verizon pulls ahead despite slower sales ahead of iPhone launch. Conway G. Gittens reports.
An Introduction to Plant Vascular Systems
As a laboratory exercise that uses scientific techniques to add an investigative component to study the vascular system of plants.