Growing a 4-H Career Pathway Mobile Lab
This mobile lab is sponsored by
This mobile lab will be based in Weld County Extension March through June, 2020.
The Colorado State University Extension (CSUE) Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway Mobile Lab is a transportable educational resource equipped with projects, activities and materials intended to develop STEM Career Pathways for youth through experiential learning in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The theme of this trailer focuses on computer science and engineering.
The equipment within the CSU Extension Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway Mobile Lab can be utilized for indoor learning opportunities. However, the trailer is also equipped with everything needed to set up an outdoor self-contained pop-up 4-H STEM/Maker space. This feature makes the CSU Extension’s 4-H mobile labs an excellent addition for school fairs, day camps and educational festivals.
CSUE 4-H Mobile Lab SAFETY GUIDELINES, POLICIES, and PROCEDURES MANUAL. (Under development).
Currently, the following projects are available to Colorado 4-H Agents by registering the CSU Extension 4-H Mobile STEM Labs for your event. Click this Inventory link for more information. Click the following link for a PDF STEM Career Pathway Lab Flyer
Outdoor STEM/Maker Space: Outdoor Pop-up STEM/Maker space.
Engineering and Design Challenge Kits: Time of delivery: Several 1 hour Sessions w/ volunteer training materials.
Spark Fun Kits: Time of delivery: 3 – 6 1 hr. sessions depending on project selection.
Coding Kits: Time of delivery: Varied depending on depth of project delivery.
Soldering Kits: Time of delivery: multiple 1 – 2 hour projects.
Junk Drawer Robotics: Time of delivery: several 1 hour sessions depending on depth of project selection.
Smart Cars/robots: Time of delivery: several 1 hour sessions depending on objective.
Drones: Time of delivery: 1 – 2 hour session.
Aeronautics: Time of delivery: 1 – 2 1 hour sessions
Computer Science Engineering: Time of delivery: Several 1 hour sessions depending on project selection.
Registration is limited to Colorado 4-H Agents. Please contact your local CSU Extension 4-H office for more details. A nominal registration fee of $35.00 will be billed to your 4-H county office after registration is confirmed. This fee will be utilized for DMV registration fees, insurance, mechanical maintenance of the trailers, updating/maintaining existing projects and the periodic inclusion of new projects/activities to meet your changing 4-H Youth Development STEM/K-12 needs.
Other Available 4-H STEM Mobile Labs: Click to visit
CSUE Mobile 4-H STEM Maker Lab (Sponsorship is available)
For sponsorship opportunities, please contact the State 4-H Office
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