4-H Engineering Design Challenge
4-H'ers learn critical thinking, creativity, innovation and problem solving, and have fun at the same time! Each year, teams pose a different challenge to youth in grades 3 and up. Working with volunteer coaches, youth apply their STEM knowledge to
Identify and researching the problem
Make a plan to design a solution
Implement the plan and build a machine
After working together to prepare their machine, teams meet in a statewide competition. At the challenge event, they must successfully run their machines and answer questions about it.