4-H Education Center at Auerfarm Programming

Program Goal: All educational programs at Auerfarm in Bloomfield combine direct experience with agriculture and nature through hands-on experiences, observation, and reflection. Programs can focus on biology, biotechnology, horticulture and math, addressing content standards and expected performances in science and other disciplines. Programs are aligned with Connecticut State Department of Education Science Curriculum Framework for students' pre-K through high school, Common Core standards, and Next Generation Science standards.

Learning Objective: To provide a program that combines education with direct experience with agriculture and the environment.

Program Components: Demonstration; Teaching

Program Participants: Youth

When: Varies, as requested

Website: http://www.auerfarm.org/

Program Contact

Jennifer Cushman
jennifer.cushman@uconn.edu