Western Trunk Descriptions

All trunks are housed at Ward County.

Animal Science

  • Hippology
    Hippology is the study of horses. 4-H youth can study and learn about horses without owning a horse. This trunk covers all aspects of horses and prepares youth for the 4-H Hippology contest by providing stations, tests, and team problems for study purposes.

Science & Technology

  • Digital Camera Trunk
    This trunk includes 10 digital cameras, software for editing photos on the computer, a photo printer, the "Mega FUN with Mega Pixels" PowerPoint presentation and a leaders resource binder.
  • Flip Video Pocket Camera Trunk
    Youth can use this trunk to learn about film making. The trunk includes several pocket video cameras and resources to learn how to create a video.
  • Garmin eTrex Venture HC GPS Trunk
    This trunk is designed to teach the basics of geospatial positioning. This trunk includes 10 hand-held Garmin eTrex Venture HC units, a leaders resource binder, GPS basic PowerPoint, instruction books, PC interface cables to connect the GPS units to the computer and 10 laminated instruction sheets on how to facilitate an elementary scavenger hunt.
  • WeDo Robotics Trunk
    The LEGO Education WeDo Robotics Trunk is an easy to use robotics construction set that introduces youth ages 7 and older to building models featuring motors and sensors, programming their models and exploring  series of activities. This trunk includes six WeDo construction sets, four activity packs, and software. You will need laptops or desktops to program the robot creations.
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