I haven't tried hatching eggs yet, but I think I would love having chickens even more if I raised them from "scratch". :)
"Rooster is spreading the word: Hurry! Hurry! All the animals rush to the barn--and arrive just in time to greet the tiniest member of the farm family, hatching out of his egg." #chickens #farm #boardbooks #birth
Chick Days: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens from Hatching to Laying (Paperback) 234.powertooldrag... 1603425845
Ace! Hatch-cam website from PetPoultry in the Isle of Man. Kids can tune in to watch baby chicks hatching out from their eggs in real time. Next batch due 28th March. My little ones are hooked.
The egg’s interesting mathematical properties are explored at this site that seems to be designed for students in junior high and up. Explore the symmetry of eggs, dividing eggs equally, spherical geometry, and embryo calculus to determine how many cells are in a chick and more. When you get to the site just click on the module that interests you on the menu, and a new page opens with lesson plans and activities. egg math, easter eggs, life cycl, lifecycl
Embryology the 21 day chick lifecycle
Life Cycle of a Chicken: Farm Unit