This week’s activities feature lessons in exercise, gardening and wildlife. Visit the links to learn more about the activity and check back every Monday for new ideas and hands-on, educational resources for all young people.


Indoor & Outdoor Gardening Projects

Recommended age: Grades Pre-K-12

Courtesy of University of Maine, Maine 4‑H

Spark an interest in gardening with these video lessons and instructions sheets with activities including Tomato in a Bag, Growing Microgreens Indoors, Starting a Straw Bale Garden & more!

Develop Your Green Thumb!

Exercise Dice

Recommended age: Grades 3-12

Courtesy of Purdue University, Indiana 4‑H

Encourage your family to stay physically active with this fun dice game!

Have Fun with Fitness!

Wildlife Print Casting

Recommended age: Grades 3-8

Courtesy of University of Florida, Florida 4‑H

Learn about identifying wildlife tracks and how to make castings of the tracks using plaster!

Track Local Wildlife!

4‑H Coloring Sheets

Recommended age: Grades Pre-K-5

Courtesy of West Virginia University, West Virginia 4‑H

Teach your kids about citizenship, communication, leadership, responsibility, and service with these printable 4‑H coloring sheets!

Learn Life Lessons in Color!