National Youth Science Day 2019

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National Youth Science Day (NYSD) 2019 is here!Game Changers logo imageBayer logo image

4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is the world’s largest youth-led science experiment. Every year thousands of youth take part in the National Science Challenge focusing on important STEM topics and issues. 

This October, 4‑H and Google will launch an exciting National Youth Science Day challenge, Game Changers, inviting kids to get involved in computer science (CS) through hands-on doing.

It includes a computer-based activity the Scratch Coding platform and two unplugged activities that teach computer science skills through games and interaction. 

This year’s activity will not only teach computer science to kids but also build confidence and teach skills relevant across fields from agriculture to technology to the arts. 

This year’s challenge is entitled: Game Changers and it will take place on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, from 5–6:30 p.m. Game  Changers is a multi-part challenge that teaches kids ages 8-14 to apply CS to the world around them through hands-on activities. REGISTER ONLINE!