The Child Development Project uses instructional materials that deal with young children at different ages (i.e., infants, toddlers, pre-school) and baby-sitting. Characteristics of various ages are studied and followed by observations and interactive activities.
For more information on the Child Development project, please visit the Indiana 4-H Child Development page or phone Purdue Extension Dubois County at 812.482.1782.
Check the 4-H Handbook for complete exhibit details.
Note: Members are required to complete ONE General 4-H Record Sheet per year which will include all projects that the 4-H member takes for the year.
Project Manuals may be requested through the lending library. (Only Cats, Dogs and Small Pets require manuals). Visit the 4-H Online Homepage to find directions for requesting manuals.
Indiana 4-H Child Development Page - Includes resources to help you complete and learn about your project.
University of Illinois Extension A Guide to the Business of Babysitting
Babysitting Kit Interactive Game