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Exploring My World (County Only)

November 13, 2019

Exploring My World (County Only)

 

Record Sheet required: 4-H 528 General Record

ALL completed manuals/activity books must be turned in to the 4‑H Club leader by July 8, and must be securely attached in the green “Indiana 4‑H Club Member's Record Book.”

 

If any part of your exhibit is on a poster, it must follow the poster rules stated in the front of this Insight book.  It is REQUIRED that all posters, notebooks, and display boards include a reference list indicating where information was obtained, giving credit to the original author, to complete the 4-H member’s exhibit. This reference list should/might include website links, people and professionals interviewed, books, magazines, etc. It is recommended this reference list be attached to the back of a poster or display board, be the last page of a notebook, or included as a part of the display visible to the public. A judge is not to discredit an exhibit for the manner in which references are listed.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

 

There is no State Fair exhibit for this Project

 

Exhibit Requirements

Level 1 (Grade 3-5)

Choose one  of the following (options not to be repeated):

  1. Obtain a pen pal from another country in the world. Exhibit a notebook containing what you have learned about that country and its people through your correspondence.  Include pictures, postcards or other information /resources that you have gathered. 
  2. A poster of an outline of the world with ten countries selected to identify something unique about that country (examples:  their language, famous food item, animal, plant, dress, etc…)
  3. A poster (22” x 28”) or exhibit (not to exceed 18” x 24”) describing the dining etiquette of one or two different countries.
  4. A poster (22” x 28”) or exhibit (not to exceed 18” x 24”) displaying what item(s) can be bought for $1 in 10 different countries. Pictures are encouraged.
  5. A poster (22” x 28”) or exhibit (not to exceed 18” x 24”) describing 5 different house styles around the world. (i.e. igloo, chalet, hanok, etc.) Pictures encouraged.

 

Level 2 (Grade 6-8)

Choose one of the following (options not to be repeated)

  1. A poster (22” x 28”) or exhibit (not to exceed 18” x 24”) on the traditional dress of a country of your choice
  2. Collection (not to exceed 18” x 24”) of currency or postage stamps you have collected from the the country of your choice with a written description of what the item is, where you obtained the item and any other pertinent information. If the collection is too valuable to exhibit,  a notebook containing pictures and descriptions of your collections is suitable. 
  3. A collection (not to exceed 18” x 24”) of items made in the country of your choice and exported to the United States with a description of what the item is and how many items are made yearly in that country.
  4. A (bread or dessert) dish that is served in the country of your choice. Also, include a description of the origin of the dish and when it is traditionally prepared.  Include. recipe.
  5. A poster (22”x28”) or exhibit (not to exceed 18” x 24”) on the differences in body language in different countries.

 

Level 3 (grades 9-12)

Choose one of the following (options not to be repeated)

  1. A plan for a two-week trip to the country of your choice including a detailed plan on the places of interest you would like to visit while you are there.  Exhibit can be placed in a notebook.
  2. An international cookbook containing recipes from around the world. Exhibit can be placed in a notebook.
  3. An outfit that you have made that fits the traditional dress of the country of the country of your choice.
  4. A notebook containing a detailed interview with someone who lived in or grew up in another country. May include pictures or other supporting information. 
  5. A poster (22” x 28”) or exhibit (not to exceed 18” x 24”) describing the different funeral and burial rituals from around the world. (i.e. mummification, catacombs, etc.)
  6. A project designed by you with the prior approval of the project leader and/or 4-H Extension Educator.

 

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