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Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development, Metro
University of Illinois Extension
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Tips for having safe, drug free parties for 5th-8th graders including a hosting checklist, tasty recipes, and fun party games.
Trees Are Terrific
Travel with Pierre as you learn all about how trees are important to us! (Intended for K-2nd grade students)
Hablando de los Árboles con el Dr. Árboles
Dr. Arbor teaches all about trees!
Let's Talk about Insects
Join C.P. to learn the benefits of insects, their basic anatomy, and what makes an insect an insect. You can even create a new insect! (Intended for 3rd-5th grade students)
Perdido, sin saber que hacer
No es fácil llevarse bien. Ayuda a Maria y a sus amigos a resolver sus problemas de forma pacífica.
Best of Friends: Kids and Dogs
This website helps children learn about dogs, the responsibility of caring for dogs and how to be safe around them. (Intended for 4th-6th grade students)
Animals Past and Present
Lessons about what happened to dinosaurs, and what animals lived in Illinois 65 million years ago, 10 million years ago, and today. (Intended for 3rd-5th grade students)
Riding the Winds with Kalani: A Weather Adventure
This website teaches the concepts of temperature, clouds, precipitation and basic earth movements. (Intended for K-2nd grade students)
Secret Life of Trees
Learn all about the parts of a tree and why trees are important to us! (Intended for 3rd-5th grade students)