Learn at Home with 4-H Friday Fun! Videos
Each Friday, watch for a new hands-on activity that you can try out with simple materials you have at home. Watch a short video clip to see how it’s done or download our 4-H Learn from Home activity sheets. Each activity outlines materials needed, easy to follow instructions, reflection questions for discussion and activity extensions.
April 3, 2020
4-H Friday Fun: Exploding Baggies (YouTube)
4-H Friday Fun is a series of at-home activities for parents and kids. In this video, Tara Marble, 4-H Youth Development Professional in Franklin County, and her two children demonstrate how a simple chemical reaction can make baggies explode! Produced by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension.
Exploding Baggies Material List and Instructions to Download and Print:
March 26, 2020
4-H Friday Fun: DIY Birdfeeders (YouTube)
Join Zabet NeuCollins, Community Extension Assistant (Hancock County), as she makes a do-it-yourself bird feeder from items that can be found around the house: an orange, yarn, knitting needles and more.
DIY Birdfeeders Material List and Instructions to Download and Print:
March 20, 2020
4-H Friday Fun: Tinfoil Boat Activity (YouTube)
Join Extension Educator Kristy Ouellette and her boys as they build their own boats to see how many coins they can hold before they sink.