4-H Cloverbuds (K-3rd grade)

4-H Cloverbuds is an informal educational program designed specifically for children in grades K-3. It appeals to these children’s natural curiosity, enthusiasm for learning, and high energy level by providing an opportunity for active learning in a noncompetitive environment. The experiences children have in 4-H Cloverbuds help them to:

  • Develop a positive self-concept
  • Develop competencies in life skills for self-understanding, social interaction, decision making, learning to learn, and mastering physical skills
  • Gain knowledge in sciences, literature, and the arts through the experiential learning process
  • Develop positive attitudes about learning
  • Develop ongoing relationships with caring adults and older youth who serve as positive role models
  • Explore family and community relationships
  • Develop an understanding of and appreciation for social and cultural diversity

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The subject areas in the 4-H Cloverbuds projects are: Off to Adventure, About You and Me, After School Club, Earth Connections, 4-H Outdoor Discovery, Explore the World of Small Animals, Kaleidoscope, Nutrition for K-3, Recycling Adventures, and Talking with TJ.