Leaf ID Contest

Jimmy Mccann, Johnston, Casey  |  9/26/2007 7:42:09 PM

Photograph of leaves

Entries for the Leaf Identification contest are due to the Caldwell Parish 4-H office by Friday, Oct. 30, 2015

  1. Leaves must be collected during the current school year.
  2. Submit a binder of 15 pages of leaves, one leaf per page.
  3. Tape each leaf on a separate piece of construction or copy paper.
  4. Identify each leaf using a pen or marker. Be specific when identifying leaves. For example, if a leaf is from a Southern Red Oak, write Southern Red Oak, not just oak. If the leaf is from a Longleaf Pine tree, write Longleaf Pine, not just pine.
  5. Write contestant's name, school and grade on the front cover of the binder.
  1. A notebook of a variety of leaves -- 60 points
  2. 15 different leaves -- 10 points
  3. Neatness of work  -- 30 points
             Total -- 100 points


1.  Grades 4 - 5
2.  Grades 6 - 8
3.  Grades 9 - 12

Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in all divisions.

The Caldwell 4-H Foundation
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