Life Cycle of a Chicken



After finishing this lesson, hopefully you have a new, or better, understanding about how a chicken develops.  From now on when you get out that egg for your omelette, you will think about where that egg came from and about how the chicken who produced that egg developed. 

If this topic interested you and you would like to learn some more about the development of a chick, here are some links that you can visit...


Hatching: Behind the Scenes
Egg Candling: Fertalized Egg versus Unfertalized Egg

Description: This video shows how people candle eggs.
Miracle of Life Inside the Egg

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  • Egg Candling
    Description: This is how you can see how a chick is growing.
Life Cycle of a Chicken

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