Category Archives: 2009/2010 School Year

What to Do with Expired Eggs…


… a science experiment!! This video was taken a few months ago. We had some eggs that actually was expired. They were left over after our extended trip in Texas and when we returned home I had to clean out … Continue reading

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A Hail Storm


… becomes a teachable moment. One day Tori and I was talking about the different kinds of clouds. Identifying the different clouds, and then we began to talk about different weather patterns. As you may not know, we don’t watch … Continue reading

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4-H Vet Science


This was Victoria’s first year in Vet Science. She attend one trip with the group to the Vet’s office where they learned about cats and view a video about fleas. FLEAS: Second Place (Red Ribbon) Judges Comments: Do better research … Continue reading

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4-H Genealogy


Missouri does not have a “genealogy” so this was submitted under the “self-determined” category. This will be Victoria’s second year in Genealogy. She had to research her parents, grand parents, and great grandparents. Self Determined (My Family Tree): CHAMPION – … Continue reading

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4-H Foods


This was Victoria’s first year in taking “FOODS”. She had only one class session at the group leader’s house. They put together S’mores-in-a-jar. For display, Victoria added a three ribbons throughout a crochet doilie. S’mores in a Jar: First Place … Continue reading

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4-H Photography


For Photography, here are the pictures that was submitted: Lion: Third place (White Ribbon) Judges Comments: Victoria should’ve cropped down the photo to enlarge the lion. Camel: Second Place (Red Ribbon) Judges comments: mentioned something about “apertutre”… I am not … Continue reading

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Through the Years Camera Timeline


For photography this year, Victoria actually researched the history of the camera and created her own timeline. These are the dates and events she chose to use on her timeline: 1826- Joseph nie’pce  invents the first camera that uses medal. … Continue reading

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4-H Geology Display Boxes


According to the specifications in the 4-H Geology handbook, the display boxes msut be 18″ x 24″ x 3½” with a plexy glass display instead of glass. Here is a snap shot of the display boxes from the Kansas Extension … Continue reading

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Our 4-H Year


This 4-H year has come to a close. My daughter has taken her items into the fair and spoke to each of the judges. I am making a different post for each project she submitted along with judges comments. Hopefully … Continue reading

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A Day With the Vet


For 4-H Vet Science this year, Victoria decided to “follow a Vet”…. the one vet who came up with the idea, never returned our emails so she contacted the local Animal Hospital. We had to take our dog into an … Continue reading

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