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For Educators and Students

  • Young kids interacting on a computer 4-H Club Program Planning Guide
    4-H Club Program Planning Guide
    At the heart of club activities lies a fundamental objective: involving youth in decision-making and leadership roles within their local clubs. This resource, tailored for staff and volunteers, equips you and your club members with the tools to 'Design Your Own Clover.' This innovative approach fosters youth engagement, empowering them to actively contribute to the planning of club meetings. 
    Price: $2.00
  • 4-H Experiential Learning Cards
    4-H Experiential Learning Cards

    Enhance your 4-H Experiential Learning with our vibrant 5-card sets, designed to reinforce Exploration, Sharing, Processing, Generalizing, and Application. Featuring bold colors and crafted from quality materials for outdoor use, these sets come in bundles of 25, making learning both engaging and durable.

    Sold in bundles of 25.


    Price: $25.00
  • A Land Remembered
    A Land Remembered: A Novel
    From the publisher:
    Meet the MacIvey family spanning three generations – from humble beginnings as dirt-poor Crackers to becoming affluent real estate tycoons. In this epic portrayal, witness the indomitable American pioneer spirit as they strive to survive against all odds. Experience the sweeping narrative of the land, where the initial struggle for bare survival evolves into unabashed exploitation far beyond human necessity. Immerse yourself in this rich and rugged history, a testament to Florida's pioneer spirit and the resilience of the natural world.

    By Patrick Smith.
    Pineapple Press, ISBN 978-1-56164-116-1.


    Price: $14.95
  • Alien Insect Invaders poster
    Alien Insect Invaders poster
    Explore the intersection of kitschy B-movies and entomology through this lively and educational poster. Learn about the common thread among a variety of insects – all invaders of Florida from other regions. Uncover the unique stories behind fire ants, lovebugs, and five other intriguing species, delving into their origins and understanding the potential effects they may have on the ecosystem. Full-color, 12" x 18" poster.


    Price: $5.00
  • Amazing Mosquitoes English Language edition
    Amazing Mosquitoes

    By Irka Blosser and Yoosook Lee

    Explore the world of mosquitoes – these tiny creatures aren't just annoying, but truly fascinating! We hope that by the end of this book, you'll share our enthusiasm.

    Join Ivy on her journey as she accompanies her mom on a field trip to collect mosquitoes and discover the wonders of these remarkable insects.

    This book is crafted by two passionate scientists specializing in mosquito biology, Dr. Irka Blosser, a mosquito ecologist and illustrator, and Dr. Yoosook Lee, a geneticist at the Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory. They've dedicated countless hours in the lab and field, enduring mosquito bites, to bring you this book. They genuinely hope you find as much joy in reading it as they did in creating it.


    Copyright 2023; ISBN 978-1-365-24346-2

    Price: $11.99
  • Backyard Bugs An Identification Guide to Common Insects, Spiders, and More
    Backyard Bugs
    By Jaret C. Daniels

    From the publisher:

    How often have you come across a bug and pondered, "What in the world is that?" Here's an effortless and enjoyable method to identify the bugs in your backyard.
    Renowned entomology and nature author Jaret C. Daniels introduces a straightforward yet informative guide to backyard bugs in the United States and southern Canada. With over 150 species categorized by their typical locations, such as around lights or on flowers, this captivating book encompasses everything from ants and mosquitoes to spiders.

    Published by Adventure Publications. ISBN 978-1-59193-685-5. 224 pages, 2017.

    Price: $14.95
  • Stuffed Bee
    Bee Plush
    Experience the ultimate in softness with DolliBu's super-soft and huggable plush honeybee. Standing at 7 inches tall, this delightful bee is perfect for cuddles, though it prefers a cozy seated position. Its cuteness knows no age limits—both kids and adults will find joy in this charming companion!


    Price: $15.99
  • 4-H Betsy the Barred Rock Hen picture book
    Betsy the Barred Rock Hen

    A delightful children's book by Dr. Chris D. DeCubellis from the UF/IFAS 4-H Youth Development Program with illustrations by Heather Griffith. Follow Betsy's feathered journey through clucks, cuddles, and unexpected triumphs at the county fair. This heartwarming tale introduces young minds to the world of 4-H while imparting valuable life lessons about care, gentleness, and the endless possibilities found in embracing new experiences. Join Betsy and David on a charming adventure where every page is an egg-citing journey of feathered fun!

    Dimensions: 7"x7", Print length: 13 pages.

    Price: $7.99
  • Bluebirds and Other Cavity Nesting Birds
    Bluebirds and Other Cavity Nesting Birds: Leader's Guide
    The Leader’s Guide is an essential companion for the Bluebird and Other Cavity-Nesting Birds Youth Project (SP WLM 12). Within its 40 pages, group leaders will find supplementary information, engaging group activities, and ready-to-use skill-a-thon resource materials. Facilitator tips are thoughtfully included for each activity, ensuring a seamless and enriching experience for both leaders and participants.


    Price: $1.00
  • Build a Bug Kit
    Build-a-Bug Kit
    Build-a-Bug is a group activity designed to educate both youth and adults about insects and their anatomy. In this engaging competition, each team races to assemble four insect bodies using matching anatomical parts, with the first group to complete all four correctly declared the winner!

    Each Build-a-Bug kit includes 21 laminated sheets featuring full-color illustrations of agriculturally significant insects such as ants, thrips, hornworms, stink bugs, weevils, mealybugs, katydids, and aphids. The insect parts can be easily cut out from the sheets and reused. The kit also provides instructions and hoop-and-loop fastener dots for straightforward assembly.

    Ideal for schools, camp activities, and outreach programs, Build-a-Bug is not only instructive but also a fun and interactive learning experience!










    Price: $39.99
  • Dragonflies
    Dragonflies Q&A Guide
    If you've ever marveled at the sight of a dragonfly in the wild and pondered the intricacies of its life, you're not alone. Dragonflies have captivated human curiosity, admiration, and even sparked a bit of fear for centuries. Dragonflies: A Q & A Guide is your compact and accessible resource, offering answers to all your dragonfly-related questions, spanning from ancient myths to cutting-edge scientific insights. Whether you're looking to delve into specific topics or read cover to cover, this book provides a lively and illustrated journey into the world of dragonflies.

    Key features include:

    Easy-to-read format for quick reference or continuous reading
    Answers to hundreds of questions about dragonflies, covering their anatomy, history, and life cycle
    Stunning color photos showcasing dragonflies in their natural habitats
    Special sections highlighting record-breaking dragonflies and the intriguing relationship between dragonflies and humans
    By Ann Cooper, ISBN 978-0-8117-1326-9, copyright 2014.



    Price: $16.95
  • Entomology: The Study of Insects
    Entomology: The Study of Insects
    Basic entomology in a nutshell. Appearance, behavior and biology - this poster covers these and more elementary insect facts. Insect parts are magnified and clearly labeled. Wonderful resource for curious youngsters just getting started in the fascinating world of entomology. Full-color, 12" x 18" poster.


    Price: $5.00
  • Extension Sticker Sheets
    Extension Sticker Sheets

    These vibrant sticker sheets promote Healthy Habits, Sustainability, and Money Management. Each sheet features 7 themed stickers and a bonus UF/IFAS Extension logo sticker. Sold in packs of 10, choose your preferred theme or enjoy a mix of all 3!

    Healthy Habits - Blue Background:

    Bike Safe! Always wear your helmet
    "Bee" healthy
    Play every day
    My plate
    Hands washed
    Eat superfoods
    It's cool to be healthy


    Sustainability - Green Background:

    Plant a tree
    "Bee" green for cleaner air
    Save water
    Save energy - turn it off
    Reduce waste - reuse
    Let's recycle
    It's your Earth. Keep it clean


    Money Management - Orange Background:

    Super saver
    Saving is cool
    Save for a rainy day
    Build your savings
    Penny pincher
    'stache your cash
    Saving makes "cents"


    Regular Price: $5.00
    Bulk Regular Price: $2.50
  • Florida Butterfly Encounters
    Florida Butterfly Encounters

    Explore the enchanting world of butterflies with "Florida Butterfly Encounters." This series of booklets is tailored to engage both beginners and seasoned butterfly enthusiasts, offering insightful content for a delightful exploration in parks, fields, and home gardens alike.

     

    You save 50% on this summer special, no coupon required!


    Regular Price: $8.00
    Bulk Regular Price: $4.00
  • Florida Wildflowers and Butterflies
    Florida Wildflowers and Butterflies

    Enhance your butterfly garden with this comprehensive brochure. Discover 48 exquisite butterfly species and 52 native wildflowers and plants renowned for attracting butterflies or serving as host plants for larvae. Gain valuable insights on designing a vibrant butterfly garden.

    Compact size: 4.5” x 7.5”, unfolds to an expansive 18.5” x 7.5”.




    Price: $0.55
  • Florida Youth Naturalist Program Instructor Field Guide
    Florida Youth Naturalist Program Instructor Field Guide

    Shelly A. Johnson, Sarah T. Hensley, Megan T. Ellis

    This innovative field guide contains the curriculum for the Florida Youth Naturalist Program, designed to educate youth ages 10-13 about Florida’s natural world.

    The guide leads instructors through 10 lessons and approximately 24 hours of learning, hands-on activities, and field trips. Following the journey of a single raindrop, students will experience the diverse wildlife and ecology of Florida’s upland, freshwater, and coastal ecosystems. Special features encourage youth to dig deeper, leave no trace, volunteer their services, and investigate careers in life sciences. For instructors, it also includes guidelines for field trips, supply lists, reference materials, and a glossary.

    This richly illustrated guide is perfect for 4-H leaders and educators seeking an innovative approach that empowers youth to develop awareness, passion, and a sense of stewardship for Florida’s natural resources.

    122 pp.

     

    Want to learn more about the Florida Youth Naturalist Program? Click here to visit their website!


    Disclaimer: Name and contact information for customers purchasing this item may be shared with the program leader/department.


    Price: $40.00
  • Florida's Birds: A Field Guide and Reference
    Florida's Birds: A Field Guide and Reference
    This handsome Second Edition of "Florida’s Birds: A Field Guide and Reference" offers 30 new species for a total of 348 species and accounts, with three color illustrations of each bird. The book includes breeding months, best habitats and times for birding, and a state map of 25 birding hotspots. A 5-page checklist of 476 species and subspecies, including wintering and migrating birds, tracks your sightings. Learn how to attract and feed wild birds, and how to care for sick, injured, and orphaned birds. The book’s common and phylogenetic names make it accessible to new and seasoned birders. 360 pp.

    Price: $22.95
  • Flowering Plants and Butterflies of the Southeastern United States
    Flowering Plants and Butterflies of the Southeastern United States
    Enhance your butterfly garden with this informative brochure. Featuring 48 species of butterflies found in the southeastern US, along with 52 native wildflowers and plants that attract butterflies or serve as host plants for their larvae. The full-color brochure also provides valuable tips on designing an inviting butterfly garden.

    Dimensions: 4.5” x 7.5”, unfolds to 18.5” x 7.5”
    Price: $0.55
  • Florida's Freshwater Plants Poster
    Freshwater Plants Poster
    Florida's Freshwater Plants Poster displays 63 species in their natural landscapes on a stunning 24" x 36" watercolor poster. Explore the diverse aquatic flora of Florida's freshwater ecosystems in intricate detail. Ideal for nature lovers and educators.



    Price: $7.00
  • Xerces Society Guide Gardening for Butterflies
    Gardening for Butterflies (Xerces Society Guide)
    From the publisher:
    Protect and nurture the most beloved garden guests: butterflies, nature's kaleidoscopes with wings. The Xerces Society introduces you to a variety of butterflies who need our help and provides suggestions for native plants to attract them, habitat designs to help them thrive, and garden practices to accommodate all their stages of life. Join the effort to conserve butterflies and moths, and learn proven strategies for welcoming these extraordinary visitors.
    From Timber Press. ISBN 978-1-60469-598-4, 286 pp, 2017.
    Price: $24.95
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