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4-H S.T.E.M. & MECHANICAL SCIENCE

(Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Superintendent: Nancy Lawton

lawton.nancy@gmail.com or 360-569-2630

Enter at PierceCountyFair.FairEntry.com/

  • Up to 8 photos and/or documents need to be uploaded as required or needed
  • Take the photos in a well-lit area. Try to reduce as many shadows and glares as possible.
  • Be sure the entire display is visible in the photo.
  • Try to use a solid background when possible

Check the chart at the bottom of each section for photo suggestions & tips.

CLASS 210: ROCKETS BUILT FROM PLANS OTHER THAN KITS

Premium Points*:

Lot: BLUE RED WHITE

  1. 10 8 6
  2. 12 9 7
  3. 16 12 9
  4. 20 15 11


CLASS 211: ROCKETS DESIGNED AND BUILT BY EXHIBITOR

Premium Points*:

Lot: BLUE RED WHITE

  1. 10 8 6
  2. 12 9 7
  3. 16 12 9
  4. 20 15 11


CLASS:212 MODEL ROCKETS FROM KITS

Premium Points*:

Lot: Blue Red White

  1. 8 6 5
  2. 10 8 6
  3. 12 9 7
  4. 16 12 9

Rockets should follow plans and designs included with the kit. Include either a photo of the instructions from the rocket kit with the fair exhibit.

CLASS 213: MODEL ROCKETS RE-DESIGNED BY EXHIBITOR

Premium Points*:

Lot: Blue Red White

  1. 10 8 6
  2. 12 9 7
  3. 16 12 9
  4. 20 15 12

*Lots are listed by degree of challenge. Kits redesigned by the exhibitor must include a plan sheet or description of changes made from the original kit. When possible, also include a photo of the original instructions for making the rocket along with the fair exhibit.

CLASS 215: ANY OTHER AEROSPACE PROJECT

The exhibit should include informational telling about the project, if it was a kit etc (in the description field of FairEntry) This lot also includes paper rockets and 2 liter bottle rockets. Premium Points: Blue 10 Red 8 White 6


Class: 218 Bicycle Project

Lot 1:Any item or display from the Bicycle project

Points allowed: Blue 10; Red 8; White 6


Class: 219 Small Engine Project

Lot 1: Any item from the Small Engine Project

Points allowed: Blue 15; Red 12; White 10



Class-Lot

Project

Exhibit

Suggestions

Class 210-213

Aerospace

Model Rockets

Rockets will be judged on workmanship only They don’t need to have been flown. Attach photos of the (A) the entire rocket, (B) 2 close-up photos of different fins showing how they have been attached (C) one looking up the rocket from the bottom to check for alignment (D) one showing the recovery system (E) Please include the name of the model or if designed by exhibitor, Skill Level, Exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 215

Aerospace

Any Other Aerospace Project

(1) Can be a display designed to educate the public about some aspect of the Aerospace project.

(2) And/or a project made by the exhibitor other than a model rocket. Examples might include paper or water rockets. Photos should include one of the entire project, and as many photos as needed to show different angles of the project.

(3) Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 218

Bicycle

Bicycle Care & Safety

Can be a display designed to educate the public about some aspect of the Bicycle project. Take one photo of the entire project display and additional photos where needed, so the parts can be easily viewed and read. Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 219

Small Engine

Project and/or Informational Display

(1) Can be a display designed to educate the public about some aspect of the Small Engine project.

(2) And/or a project made by the exhibitor. Photos should include one of the entire project, and as many photos as needed to show close ups and different angles of the project.

(3) Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

CLASS: 225 Electricity

Points allowed: Blue 10; Red 8; White 6


CLASS 226 Welding

Lot:

  1. A display board featuring at least 3 different types of welds. (Welds should be labeled)

Points allowed: Blue 10; Red 8; White 6

  1. A display board featuring at least 6 different types of welds. (Welds should be labeled)

Points allowed: Blue 12, Red 10, White 8



Class: 230 Woodworking projects (example: bird houses, tool boxes etc.)

Lot:

  1. Small Woodworking Project

Points allowed: Blue 10; Red 8; White 6

  1. Medium WoodworkingProject

Points allowed: Blue 15; Red 12; White 10

  1. Large, intricate and/or difficult items. The Superintendent or judge will determine which exhibits may be entered in this class.

Points allowed: Blue 20; Red 15; White 11

CLASS 235 – COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY

Lot 1 – Flyers/Pamphlets

Lot 2 – Greeting Cards

Lot 3 – Certificates

Lot 4 – Scrapbooks

Lot 5 – 4-H Club Newsletter (using columns, charts, tables, graphs)

Lot 6 – T Shirt Design

Lot 7 – Spreadsheet showing income and expense (invent data or use for one of your other 4-H projects)

Lot 8 – Calendars, Address Books, Programs, etc (include in description, what program was used.

Premium Points: Blue 10, Red 8. White 6

Lot 9 – Magazine or Newspaper (at least 8 pages)

Lot 10 – Personal Slideshow, music or narration required – minimum 3 minutes – entry must be

programmed to automatically advance to the next slide

Lot 11 – Slideshow of 4-H Project or Activity, music or narration required – minimum 3 minutes – entry must be programmed to automatically advance to the next slide

Lot 12 – Individual Web Page designed by the member

Lot 13 – 4-H Club Web Page designed by the member (include links in the description)

Lot 14 – Other computer generated items (entry to include an informational display that informs the public of the exhibit’s use/purpose, how it was made, equipment and/or programs used etc.

Premium Points: Blue 15, Red 11, White 7



Class-Lot

Project

Exhibit

Suggestions

Class 225

Electricity

Exhibits

(1) Can be a display designed to educate the public about some aspect of the Electricity project.

(2) And/or a project made by the exhibitor. Photos should include one of the entire project, and as many photos as needed to show close ups and different angles of the project.

(3) Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 226

Lots 1,2

Welding

Project and/or Informational Display

(1) Can be a display designed to educate the public about some aspect of the Welding project.

(2) And/or a project made by the exhibitor. Photos should include one of the entire project, and as many photos as needed to show close ups of welds.

(3) Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 230

Lots 1,2,3

Woodworking

Woodworking Project

Be sure the entire entry is visible in the photo. Take a second photo showing a joint. A third photo is to show the exhibit’s back side A fourth photo showing the underneath. Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 235

Lots 1,2,3,5,7,8

Computer

Computer generated Flyers/Pamphlets, Greeting Cards,

Certificates, Spreadsheets, etc.

Computer Generated Media. Upload 1 or more photos as needed to include all pages. Excel spreadsheets, docs etc. can also be uploaded.

Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 235

Lots 6,18,19, 20

Computer

T Shirt Design,

Digital Art

T Shirt Design: Design should be computer generated and displayed on a T Shirt. T-Shirt can be displayed worn or lying on a flat surface.

Upload 1-8 photos of T-Shirt or Digital Art pieces. Take the photo in a well-lit area. Try to reduce as many shadows and glares as possible.

Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 235

Lots 9,15

Computer

Magazine,

Newspaper,

Computer Program

Magazine or Newsletter must be at least 8 pages. Pages can be uploaded as a document, PDF or up to 8 photos. Make sure to include all pages. Computer program must be written by the exhibitor.

Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 235

Lots 10,11

Computer

Slide Show

Slideshow should include music or narration and be programmed to automatically advance to the next slide.

Upload as a PowerPoint presentation

Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 235

Lot 14, 15,16,17

Computer

Other computer-generated items, equipment, displays etc.

(1) Can be a display designed to educate the public about some aspect of the Computer project.

(2) And/or a project made by the exhibitor. Photos should include one of the entire project, and as many photos as needed to show close ups and different angles of the project. A display telling about the project can be included.

(3) Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

CLASS 240 – GEOSPATIAL (Geographical Information, example: GPS)

Lot 1 - Entry to include a description that informs the public of the exhibit's use/purpose. May include pictures.

Premium Points: Blue 10, Red 8, White 6



CLASS 245 – ROBOTICS

Lot 1 – Any item or display from the “Robotics project” – entry to include an 8.5”x11” informational display that informs the public of the exhibit's use/purpose. May include pictures, written description, etc.

Premium Points: Blue 15, Red 11, White 7



CLASS 246: 3-D PRINTING

Entry to include an 8.5”x11” or informational display that informs the public of the exhibit's use/purpose. May include pictures, written description, etc.

Lot 1 - 3-D Art
Lot 2 - Mechanical Part(s)
Lot 3 - Adaptive Part(s)

Premium Points: Blue 15, Red 11, White 7

CLASS 250 – ANY OTHER STEM RELATED PROJECT

Lot 1 – Any item or display representing a STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Math) related project

Entry to include a description telling what program(s) and equipment were used to generate the project and how the project will be used

Premium Points: Blue 10, Red 8, White 6

Lot 2 - Any STEM related item that includes a display showing how the item was created. (Ex.Informational display showing how a 3D item was made). Display should be large enough to include information about the equipment and programs used.

Premium Points: Blue 15, Red 11, White 7

Class-Lot

Project

Exhibit

Suggestions

Class 240

Geospatial

Geographical

information

Entry to include an 8.5”x11” or table display that informs the public use/purpose. May include pictures, information etc. Upload as PDF, Documents, PowerPoint, or maximum of 8 photos so can be easily viewed and read.

Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 245

Robotics

Project and/or Informational Display

May include a robot built by the exhibitor, but should also include an

8.5”x11” or table display that informs the public use/purpose. Entry should include pictures, information etc. Upload as PDF, Documents, PowerPoint, or maximum of 8 photos so can be easily viewed and read.

Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 246

3-D Printing

Project and/or Informational Display

May include an item built using a 3-D printer, but should also include an 8.5”x11” or table display that informs the public use/purpose. Entry should include pictures, information etc. Upload as PDF, Documents, PowerPoint, or maximum of 8 photos so can be easily viewed and read.

Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering.

Class 250

Any Other STEM related project

Project and/or Informational Display

Any STEM related project made by the exhibitor, but should also include an 8.5”x11” or table display that informs the public use/purpose. Entry should include pictures, information etc. Upload as PDF, Documents, PowerPoint, or maximum of 8 photos so can be easily viewed and read.

Please share what the project is/used for, the exhibitor’s age and how many years in the project in the description box when entering

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