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Project Butterfly WINGS is: A youth-centered scientific inquiry adventure into the world of butterflies. What can you learn by studying butterflies?. For youth, Project Butterfly WINGS: Integrates 4-H life skills through activities and cooperative learning

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Project Butterfly WINGS is:

A youth-centered scientific inquiry adventure into the world of butterflies


What can you learn by studying butterflies?


For youth, Project Butterfly WINGS:

Integrates 4-H life skills through activities and cooperative learning

Develops scientific literacy through inquiry

Guides youth through designing their own project

Encourages decision making, problem solving and ownership

Supports leaders to guide youth without having previous knowledge of butterflies

Flexible projects support youth regardless of age, skill level or available time


Explore

Inquire

Contribute

Engage


WINGS resources:

Youth guide

Leader guide

Web site


Explore

Leaders and Youth do not need to be know anything about butterflies to get started

Youth explore and learn based upon their

own curiosity

Empowers youth because they are

making decisions


Inquire

Empowers youth to research answers to their own questions

Youth participate in investigations

Supports and develops understanding of scientific process and knowledge


Engage

Youth make discoveries through exploration

Youth-guided and youth-initiated investigation

Youth collaborate on group projects


Contribute

Youth participate in a national science project through monitoring butterflies

Youth report and share their findings


Youth Guide: Scientific Discovery

Explore our natural world

Formulate questions, collect data, follow procedures

Conduct a butterfly monitoring project

Report data on WINGS web site as a citizen scientist


Leader Guide: Supporting Exploration

Group activities and discussion questions

Background information

Guided inquiry

Facilitate youth exploration and inquiry

Leader resources


Web site: Engage & Contribute

WINGS resources for youth and leaders

Everything Butterfly guides

Share results


Let’s Go!

Next steps:

Read the Leader Guide and the Youth Guide

Familiarize yourself with the web site

Guide youth as they explore, inquire and learn


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