Curbing Our Carbon Appetite

SKU: 2021CCA
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Curbing Our Carbon Appetite

SKU: 2021CCA

This new 4-H Ag Innovators Experience, Curbing Our Carbon Appetite, is brought to you by National 4-H Council, University of Maryland Extension 4-H, and Bayer.  Curbing our Carbon Appetite will help youth ages 10-18 learn the importance of taking actions that can reduce the atmospheric carbon.   

The objectives of this activity kit include:  

  • Trace the flow of carbon through the carbon cycle and relate human activity to increased atmospheric carbon. 
  • Model the effects of changing atmospheric carbon levels on temperature
  • Analyze the carbon footprints of foods and plan a low-carbon lunch
  • Explore actions that agriculture, business and industry, and individuals and families can take to reduce the atmospheric carbon. 

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Look Inside

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What's In the Box?

Each kit includes:

  • Teen facilitator guide
  • 12 Student guides
  • Large earth diagram poster 
  • 3 Food placemats
  • 1 set of food cards
  • 1 set of carbon action cards
Additional supplies needed:
  • 4 clear plastic bowls
  • 5/32" drill bit
  • 1 multi-zone thermometer with probes
  • 1 clamp reflector lamp
  • 1 shatter resistant/rough service 100-watt incandescent bulb
  • 3 sandwich zipper bags
  • Scissors
  • Tokens (coins, bingo chips, pennies, etc.)
  • Dice and items that can be used as game pieces (coins, bingo chips, etc..)
Regular price $64.95
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