Monthly Archive: December 2012

4-H Club Meeting Ideas

Here are activities to help members get to know each other, break up cliques, and decrease disruptions during meetings. Birthday Line-up Have members line up in a straight line by their birth date without talking to each other. Depending on the age of the club members you can make it easy using only the month …

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Seasonal 4-H Science: Poinsetta pH Paper

You may have made your own pH indicator out of red cabbage in science class, but did you know that you can make pH paper out of poinsettias?  Many plants contain pigments (special colored cells) that are responsive to changes in pH.  You can extract the pigment from red poinsettias to make your own pH …

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