Life skills are a basic foundation that prepare youth for success in life. The goal of Michigan 4-H Youth Development is that every youth possess the necessary life skills to be successful and lead a productive life. Through the motto of, learn by doing and the experiential learning model, youth involved in Michigan 4-H programs are gaining life skills through project, experiences and opportunities that 4-H offers.
Visit Michigan 4-H to learn more about programs youth can participate in to gain these life skills.
November 19, 2014 | Gail Innis | The “nag factor” is a real consideration for advertisers who market products to children.
November 17, 2014 | Judy Ratkos | Better strategies and services are needed to help young adults decide where to go to school and what to study so they can move from college enrollment to degree completion and employment.
November 17, 2014 | Carrie Shrier | Do you have a child to shop for this holiday season? Take time to review these tips for selecting a great gift before you head to the store!
November 17, 2014 | Julie Thelen | Ready for an animal record system youth will actually use? A new app is the perfect complement to the recently revised Michigan 4-H Animal Market Project Record Book.
November 17, 2014 | Darren Bagley | It is Thanksgiving time – last year we talked about turkey & pumpkin pie… this year, mashed potatoes and gravy!
November 17, 2014 | Jacob DeDecker | Fair is over and next year’s pigs are not on the ground yet, so what is a 4-her to do? It is the perfect time to expand your knowledge and skills!
November 14, 2014 | Suzanne Pish | “Competition is what puts the fire in your eye to bring you back week after week. People that do unethical practices have no place in the show ring, because you are not truly a winner if you do it by cheating.”
November 14, 2014 | Jodi Schulz | In this second article of the series, learn more about active learning, the benefits of it, how to incorporate these techniques, and how to uncover and identify resources for these learning methods.
November 13, 2014 | Suzanne Pish | If asked this question I could list tons of memories, but beyond the banners and trophies I remember the people.
November 12, 2014 | Jodi Schulz | There’s so much to know about active learning and this series of articles will delve into understanding what active learning is and how to use it. This article will define active learning and discuss specific active learning strategies.
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Date: Nov 21, 2014 - Nov 23, 2014
Location: Kettunen Center, 14901 4-H Drive, Tustin, MI, 49688
Date: Nov 24, 2014
Date: Dec 2, 2014
- 4-H Arts
- 4-H China Project
- 4-H Clothing & Textiles
- 4-H Cloverbuds (Ages 5-8)
- 4-H Communications
- 4-H Companion Animals
- 4-H Dairy Cattle Production & Management
- 4-H Exploration Days
- 4-H Food, Health & Well-Being
- 4-H Goat Production & Management
- 4-H Junior Citizen Planner
- 4-H Leadership Education
- 4-H Proud Equestrians Program
- 4-H Rabbits & Cavies
- 4-H Science Blast in the Class
- Jump Into Foods and Fitness (JIFF)
- Outdoor Adventure Challenge
- Revolution of Responsibility