Fair Guide - Pontotoc County 2021 - Page 63

SECTION 311 4-H ELECTRIC EXHIBIT
• All exhibits must illustrate applications and utilize electrical energy . The exhibit must have been constructed by the exhibitor during the year exhibited and must meet electrical safety standards . All exhibits , except lamps will be judged on electrical wiring and connections , electrical components , usefulness of exhibit , working condition , complexity and design , appearance , originality , workmanship and safety . Lamps will be judged as described for each class . A 4-H member can have only one ( 1 ) exhibit in each class . Exhibits should be permanently signed and dated on the bottom or in an inconspicuous location . If not marked judges may mark or punch .
01 . Electric projects - ( Grades 3-7 ) - Entries to include , electromagnets , motors , buzzers and direct current circuit boards . 02 . Kit Lamps ( Kit Construction ) - All Grades - Electrical wiring and connections , light source , and suitability as a reading lamp will be judged . Lamps can be floor , desk or wall models . 03 . Original Lamps - All Grades - Originality , workmanship , electrical wiring and connections , light source , and suitability as a reading lamp will be judged . Lamps can be floor , desk or wall models ( no kits ). 04 . Rewired Lamps — All Grades - Workmanship , craftsmanship and electrical wiring and connections will be judged . ‘ The lamp will not be judged as a reading lamp .
Additional electric exhibits ( Classes 05-10 ) can be found in the State Fairbook https :// bit . ly / 3ja5Peo
SECTION 312 4-H MODEL ROCKETRY
• Posters must be 14 ” x 22 ” Exhibitors are encouraged to laminate all posters or cover them with clear plastic film . Display boards should be limited to a maximum of 2 ’ x 3 ’ and must have a single 1 / 4 ” hole drilled at the top center of board to allow for dis-play . NO LIVE ROCKET ENGINES WILL BE ALLOWED IN ANY EXHIBIT . Text of posters or displays should be readable from at least 10 ft . away . * Homemade rockets could be dangerous to fly . Model rockets , posters , and displays should be permanently signed and dated in an inconspicuous location . If not marked the judging committee may mark or punch exhibits .
• Attach a3 ” x 5 ” index card to each rocket , explaining :
• Construction material , how constructed and goal of project .
• Year in project
• Age of member
• Whether or not made from kit
• Other pertinent information
Junior Division ( grades 3-7 ) 01 . Poster showing the parts of a model rocket , with an explanation of the purpose of each part . 02 . Poster explaining the function of the model rocket engine 03 . Poster showing one or more points from model rocketry safety code . 04 . Model Rocket made from a kit . Must be safe and functional for flight . 05 . Model Rocket designed and built by exhibitor . Must be safe and functional for flight . 06 . Poster on any other topic pertaining to model rocketry project .
Senior Division ( grades 8-12 ) 07 . Poster or display showing the parts of a model rocket , with an explanation of the purpose of each part . 08 . Poster or display explaining the function of the model rocket engine . 09 . Poster or display showing one or more points from model rocketry safety code . 10 . Model Rocket made from a kit . Must be safe and functional for flight . 11 . Model Rocket designed and built by exhibitor . Must be safe and functional for flight .
SECTION 313 4-H WOOD SCIENCE AND INDUSTRIAL ARTS
• The wood science exhibits should demonstrate a project experience which emphasizes the development of woodworking skills , such as : sawing , sanding , planning , alignment of joints , neat use of fasteners ( nails , screws , etc .), and careful application of finishes . Judging will focus on the evidence of these skills .

• These exhibits will consist of articles made by 4-H Club members the past year . The project is not limited to 63 current project idea sheets . It must be proportional ; functional ; and include the same techniques as the listed class-