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'4-H CATCH THE BUG

Sample Day Long Schedule

July 7 and July 8, 1998
12:15 12:30REGISTRATION
12:30 12:45ASSEMBLY
12:45 2:00SPEAKER ON BUGS WE WILL LEARN TO CATCH BUGS, MOUNT THEM, AND LEARN ABOUT IPM (INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT), BUG SCAVENGER HUNT
2:00 2:30 CRAFTS, BUTTERFLY, CATERPILLAR, BUG HUNT
2:30 4:45 SWIMMING
4:45 5:00 GET READY FOR DINNER
5:00 6:15 DINNER AND SONGS
6:15 7:30 I ATE A BUG CAMP
MATCH THE BUGS
7:30 8:00 GAMES
8:00 8:30 GET READY FOR SKITS
8:45 9:00PACK UP

CATCH THE BUG!

Sample schedule

INTRODUCTION OF PRESENTERS:

Speaker 1:
Speaker 2:

OVERVIEW

Catch the Bug at 4-H Camp
Kids Love Bugs
Bugs Are a Good Introduction to Science

BUG BASICS:

What is an insect
How do insects eat?
Identifying insects
Insect orders

FIELD WORK:

Collecting bugs nets and traps
Killing jars and relaxing jars
Mounting insects Insect collections

BUG GAMES

BREAK INTO SMALL GROUPS FOR LEARNING STATIONS:

Buggy crafts
Insect deli
Dissecting grasshoppers
Closer look at insect specimens

HANDOUTS AND EVALUATION DOOR PRIZES

Resource: 4-H Entomology Curriculum shared by Penn State

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