State Fair Entries: One per Level (4)
GREEN RECORD BOOK COMPLETION REQUIREMENT:
• Completed Shelby County Record Sheet
- See Poster Guidelines on Page 62 of the Shelby County Handbook.
- See Notebook Guidelines on Page 62 of the Shelby County Handbook.
- Create an exhibit that shows the public what you learned in the wildlife project this year.
- Choose one of the options listed below, appropriate for your grade in school. Use an appropriate exhibit title.
- Youth must choose a different activity each year.
- List sources for images and information.
Level 1 (Grades 3-5)
- A poster related to an activity from the level 1 manual.
- A poster and/or notebook of a wildlife related science experiment appropriate for grades 3-5
Level 2 (Grades 6-8)
- A poster related to an activity from the level 2 manual.
- A poster and/or notebook of a wildlife related science experiment appropriate for grades 6-8.
Level 3 (Grades 9-12)
- A poster related to an activity from the level 3 manual
- A poster and/or notebook of a wildlife related science experiment appropriate for grades 9-12.
Independent Study (Grades 9 - 12)
- Advanced topic - Learn all you can about a wildlife topic, program, facility, project, etc. and present it on a poster or in a notebook. Take care to follow all state and federal guidelines when working with wildlife, with particular care when raising game birds, migratory birds and endangered species. Se the Indiana 4-H Wildlife project website, www.ydae.purdue.edu/natural_resources/4-H,NR,Projects/Projects/wildlife/, for more information. Include a short manuscript, pictures, graphs, and list the works cited to describe what you did and what you learned. Title your poster or notebook, “Advanced Wildlife-Independent Study”
- Mentoring - Exhibit a poster or notebook that shows how you mentored a younger 4-H member. Include your planning, the time you spent, the challenges and advantages of mentoring, and how the experience might be useful in your life. Photographs and other documentation are encouraged. Title your poster, “Advanced Wildlife - Mentor”.