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Peer-reviewed Article

Animal Ambassadors…4-H teens learn to lead science program for kids


Martin H. Smith, UC Davis
Richard P. Enfield, San Luis Obispo County
Cheryl Meehan, UC Davis
Donald J. Klingborg, UC Davis

publication information

California Agriculture 58(4):209-212. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v058n04p209. October-December 2004.


With training, 4-H teens learned and implemented innovative, inquiry-based methods to teach younger children about science.

author affiliations

M. H. Smith is Assistant Cooperative Extension Specialist, Veterinary Medicine Extension, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis; R.P. Enfield is 4-H Youth Development Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension, San Luis Obispo County; C.L. Meehan is Post-Graduate Researcher, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis. D.J. Klingborg is Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Associate Dean of Extension and Public Programs, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis.

author notes

The American Honda Foundation provided funding for this research.