About 4-H  |  Centers & Camping  |  Citizenship  |  Honor Club & All Stars  |  Volunteers
Events |  Forms & Materials  |  Awards & Recognition  |  4-H Foundation  |  Projects  |  News
4-H Entomology/Beekeeping Project

Entomology  ProjectThe 4-H entomology/beekeeping project will lead you into the exciting world of insects and their arthropod relatives. Learn about bees and insects found in the soil, on plants, in homes, on pets, and in other secret places.

If you have already signed up for this 4-H project, come on in and get started. If you haven't signed up yet, contact your county 4-H office and become a member today.

This Web page has lots of great resources for your project. You'll find activity sheets, information about the subject, ideas for service related to your project, additional resources, information for project leaders and more!

Surf around and check out all the resources provided. If there are other things you'd like to see included, please ask your 4-H agent or volunteer leader to let the state 4-H office know.

So, get ready to have fun and learn a lot as you participate in your project. Don't forget to make a Project Plan and then report your project successes!

Activity Sheets
Supplemental Sheets
About Your Project
Service Project Ideas
Additional Resources

Project Events and Activities
Information for Project Leaders



Activity Sheets

Note: The activity sheets require the free Adobe Acrobat Reader. Visit www.adobe.com to download this software.


Back to Top


Supplemental Sheets

Note: The activity sheets require the free Adobe Acrobat Reader. Visit www.adobe.com to download this software.


Back to Top


About Your Project
Coming soon!

Back to Top


Service Project Ideas
  • Visit a local nursing home and give a 4-H speech about insects. Be sure to carry some specimens in a plastic jar for show and tell!
  • Work with a local daycare and help each child make an insect collection. Be sure to get help from adults since you will be using pins.
  • Work with a beekeeper to provide jars of honey for family members, friends or neighbors.

Visit the 4-H Seeds of Service Web site for more service project ideas!

Back to Top


Additional Resources

Follow the links below to find some great on-line resources for your project. Surf around and see what you can learn!

Note: Resources marked with (PDF) require the free Adobe Acrobat Reader. Visit www.adobe.com to download this software.


Back to Top


Project Events and Activities (Regional, State, and National)
Coming soon!

Talk to your 4-H leader about other opportunities available in your county!

Back to Top


Information for Project Leaders
Coming soon!

Back to Top


Stay tuned for more exciting resources for this 4-H project!

 

For more information, contact your county UT Extension office. Need the number? Visit the UT Extension directory of county offices.

 

Back to Projects Page

  Univ. of TN  |  Institute of Ag.  |  4-H Home  |  Calendar  |  Contact Us  |  Indicia & Disclaimer