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OMK

Operation: Military Kids

University of Idaho 4-H Youth Development
322 E. Front St., Ste. 390
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: (208) 334-2328
E-mail: omk@uidaho.edu

State 4-H Contact

State 4-H Youth Development Contact Information

Mailing/Shipping Address:
4-H Youth Development
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 3015
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Physical Address:
Mary E. Forney Hall
1210 Blake Avenue, Room 206
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Phone: (208) 885-6321
Fax: (208) 885-4637
E-mail: fourh@uidaho.edu
Website: www.uidaho.edu/4h

Operation Military Kids

Robotics and GPS

GPS Introduction
A beginning GPS class for youths ages 10-17. This is a hands-on introduction to the Garmin TREK handheld GPS units. Learn about global coordinate systems and have fun with Geo Caching. To inquire about training in your community, contact OMK.  
 
Robotics “Mindstorms”

Learn about robotics through the NXT Lego Mindstorm robot kits. Assemble a robot and learn to program it with a computer. For youths ages 10 and up. To inquire about training in your community, contact OMK.  

Robotics “WeDo”

WeDo is a LEGO product designed for youths ages 5-9. Youths learn to build robots using LEGO pieces and then program the robot to perform specific functions using an icon based software. This product has even been adapted to follow children’s stories, providing children with an interactive story experience. To inquire about training in your community, contact OMK.

View our calendar for upcoming events or contact the OMK office for details on the next opportunity for youths to participate in fun and educational activities.