Resources by Katie Lafon
|National 4-H Congress||
For over 80 years, National 4-H Congress has served as the premiere educational and recognition event for senior 4-H members. It is held each year in Atlanta, Georgia, in late November or early December. National 4-H Congress offers participants an exciting opportunity to explore careers, engage in a variety of quality learning experiences, and have great fun by getting to know other 4-H members from across the country.
|May 6, 2021||388-031 (4H-867NP)|
|4-H Presentations Scoring Aid||Feb 3, 2021||388-062 (4H-717NP)|
|Information for Scoring 4-H Share-the-Fun Acts||
Our primary objectives in the Share-the-Fun program are to encourage 4-H members to: 1) discover and develop their talents and 2) to develop confidence in self and performing before others. This score sheet is designed to have judges evaluate 4-H members’ performances, give members feedback to assist with their continuous development, and assist in the selection of acts that can be used in an exciting, entertaining variety show.
|Jun 18, 2020||388-064(4H-423NP)|
|4-H Public Speaking Score Sheet||Feb 3, 2021||388-066 (4H-399NP)|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide - Chicken Barbecue||Apr 7, 2021||4H-35NP (4H-425NP)|
|4HOnline Tip Sheet: Running Standard Reports||May 4, 2015||4H-402NP|
|State 4-H Areas Of Competition||Mar 7, 2017||4H-415NP (4H-739)|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide - Presentations||Feb 3, 2021||4H-420NP|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide - Public Speaking||
Public Speaking challenges the contestants to develop and deliver a message that informs, influences or entertains an intended audience. They will plan and deliver a speech with an effective beginning, middle and conclusion. The audience, appropriate topic, purpose, research of supporting materials, and appropriate methods of delivery will be considered.
|Feb 3, 2021||4H-421NP|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide-Share-the-Fun||Feb 3, 2021||4H-424NP|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide - Turkey Barbecue||Feb 3, 2021||4H-426NP|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide - Radio/Public Address||
The Radio and Public Address contests provide 4-H youth with an opportunity to express themselves clearly,organize their ideas and have confidence. By competing in this contest, youth learn valuable life skills in effective communication that they will use throughout their lifetime.
|Feb 3, 2021||4H-427NP|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide - Science Fair Presentation & Display||
The Science Fair Presentation& Display Contest provides youth with the opportunity to communicate scientific experiment by using the scientific method.
|Jun 18, 2020||4H-428NP|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide - Egg Preparation Demonstration||Feb 3, 2021||4H-429NP|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide- Extemporaneous Speaking||
Extemporaneous Speaking challenges contestants to think quickly and prepare a speech on an assigned topic with little preparation. Participants will draw three possible topics, choose one, prepare for 15-30 minutes, and then deliver a 2-5 minute speech response.
|Feb 3, 2021||4H-471NP|
|Virginia 4-H Contest Guide- Fashion Revue||
Fashion Revue is a contest that aims to increase youths’ knowledge of consumerism, textiles, and garment constructionwhile providing opportunities to express fashion trends and present themselves in an appropriate manner. Categories exist for purchased and constructed garments.
|Feb 3, 2021||4H-477NP|