Essential Elements of 4-H
Help show others that you miss them and find ways to connect.
Zoom call to check in and hear about everyone’s projects or plans.
Start a group Facebook chat, SLACK room, or Google Hangouts. (Remember to practice safety online and ask parental permission.)
Send snail mail!
Time out of school can be used to learn or build upon skills and interests. Check out these Activities for Learning at Home
Take Virtual Tours
Master skills to help with stress management like deep breathing, stretching exercises, dance to their favorite music, or take a short walk outside.
Help youth set their own goals for the next 6 weeks and build support for them to work toward those goals.
Here’s a resource on helping youth set S.M.A.R.T. Goals
4-H Members already practice caring for their communities. Talk about the importance of social distancing as a way that we think about protecting those more vulnerable than ourselves. Look at practicing good hygiene as a way to care for others. Write letters to those in Senior Care Facilities or Community Living Facilities.