4-H National Youth Science Day – October 5, 2016

Join 4-H for the 2016 4-H National Youth Science Day (4-H NYSD) challenge: Drone Discovery!

4-H National Youth Science Day - October 5, 2016

Full Description

Developed by Cornell University Cooperative Extension, this exciting and hands-on engineering design challenge explores the science behind drones and how they are being used to solve real world problems. Youth will learn everything from flight dynamics and aircraft types, to safety and regulations, to remote sensing and flight control.

The 9th annual 4-H NYSD Challenge will be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 and will bring together youth from across the nation to complete this single, innovative activity.

Challenge kits, which include everything you need to complete Drone Discovery, are available for pre-sale now at the 4-H Mall. Pre-order your kit today and save $2.

Check back in July for detailed information on the Drone Discovery Challenge, including downloadable versions of the youth and facilitator guides. Read the 4-H NYSD 2016 press release.

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Eligibility Requirements

All are eligible. You must purchase a Drone Discovery Kit for $23.95 ($21.95 through mid-July). Go to http://www.4-h.org/4-h-national-youth-science-day/ for a link to how to purchase.

Program Dates

October 5, 2016

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Program Cost

$23.95 for the kit

So You Want to Get Involved...

Go to http://www.4-h.org/4-h-national-youth-science-day/about/ to find out more about 4-H and the National Youth Science Day program.

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