Technology and Trade

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Computer

Members become familiar with how computers work as they complete assorted activities. Topics covered include the parts of a computer, computer vocabulary, word processing, Windows, and more. All levels are included together, because all computer members have different levels of competency and access to a variety of equipment. Members are encouraged to work at their own speed.

Computer Leader Manual Levels 1, 2 and 3

  • Level 1 -  Word Processing, Drawing/Painting, Spreadsheets, Presentations, Major Project
  • Level 2  -  Word Processing, Drawing/Painting, Spreadsheets, Presentations, Databases, Major Projects
  • Level 3  -  Word Processing, Drawing/Painting, Speadsheets, Presentations, Database,
    Major Project
  • Level 3 continued  -  Database, Major Project, Project Guides, Major Projects Level 1, Level 2, Level 3

 

Web Design Member Guide

 

Gardening

Got a thumb that you'd like to make green? Members registered in the Gardening project will learn about the conditions and tools required for growing a variety of plants.


Gardening Links

Photography

Take your photography from "Ho hum" to "Wow!" with the skills taught through 4-H Alberta 4-H's Digital Photography project. Includes activities, ranging from step-by-step guidance for the beginner to challenging photo assignments that develop "the photographer's eye".

  • Photography Leader Manual
  Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5
Part 6
Part 7
Part 8
Part 9
Part 10
Part 11
Part 12

  • Photography 1 Member Guide
  Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5
Part 6

  • Photography 2 Member Guide
  Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4

  • Photography 3 Member Guide
  Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5

  • Photography Record Book
  Photography Record Book
     

Small Engines

Don't let this one fool you - despite "small" being its name, Small Engines covers a large amount of information! This project covers engine power, the stroke cycle engine, and the two-stroke cycle engine. The essential components and functions of the engine are studies. Members have an opportunity to take engines apart and reassemble them.

Small Engines Leader Manual

Introduction & Section One

  • Introduction
  • Section One - Safety


Section Two to Five

  • Section Two How Small Engines Work
  • Section Three Parts of an Engine Checklist
  • Section Four Care and Handling
  • Section Five Cleaning Engine

Section Six to Twelve

  • Section Six Cooling System
  • Section Seven Air Cleaner
  • Section Eight Fuel Strainers
  • Section Nine Crankcase Breathers
  • Section Ten Lubrication
  • Section Eleven Spark Plugs
  • Section Twelve Carburetor

 

 

Section Thirteen to Sixteen

  • Section Thirteen Battery
  • Section Fourteen Fuel
  • Section Fifteen Engine Start-up and Shutdown
  • Section Sixteen Storage


Appendix & Evaluation

  • Appendix - Member Work Sheet Masters



Small Engines Member Guide

Introduction to Section Seven

  • Introduction
  • Section One Safety and the Small Engine Project
  • Section Two How Small Engines Work Checklist
  • Section Three Parts of a Small Engine Checklist
  • Section Four Care and Handling Checklist
  • Section Five Cleaning - A Generic Checklist
  • Section Six Cooling System Checklist
  • Section Seven Air Cleaner Checklist

Section Eight to Thirteen

  • Section Eight Fuel Strainers Checklist - Screen Type
  • Section Nine Crankcase Breathers Checklist
  • Section Ten Lubrication Checklist
  • Section Eleven Spark Plugs Checklist
  • Section Twelve Carburetor Checklist
  • Section Thirteen Servicing Battery
 

Section Fourteen to Glossary

  • Section Fourteen Safety Tips: Working Around Fuel/Oil
  • Section Fifteen Engine Start-up and Shutdown Checklists
  • Section Sixteen Storage Checklist
  • Appendix A The Twelve Days of 4‑H
  • Glossary

Small Engines Record Book
   

 

 


Tractor


Veterinary Science


Thinking ahead to a possible careerchoice or post-secondary field of study? Members registered in the Veterinary Science project will learn about animal health, meat and poultry inspection, care of market and pet animals and diseases that directly affect humans.

  • Veterinary Science Leader Guide Units 1, 2, 3
  • Veterinary Science 1 - From Airedales to Zebras
  • Veterinary Science 2 - All Systems Go
  • Veterinary Science 3 - On the Cutting Edge

(at this time we do not have this information available in an electronic format but a print copy can be ordered from the Provincial 4‑H Office.)

 

Welding

This project is designed for senior members. It introduces the basic concepts of arc welding, oxyacetylene welding and soldering. Some welding projects are also included.

  • Welding Member Guide
  • Welding Record Book

(at this time we do not have this information available in an electronic format but a print copy can be ordered from the Provincial 4‑H Office.)

     

Woodworking

Learn and discover the woodworking industry. Explore all aspects of wood science including products, processing, building, finishing and creating items and gifts.

  • Woodworking Leader Manual
  Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5
Part 6
Part 7
Part 8
Part 9
Part 10

  • Woodworking 1 Member Guide
  Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4

  • Woodworking 2 Member Guide
  Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4

  • Woodworking 3 Member Guide
  Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4

  • Supplement for Woodworking Projects
  (at this time we do not have this information available in an electronic format but a print copy can be ordered from the Provincial 4‑H Office.)

  • Woodworking Record Book
  Woodworking Record Book