K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

 List Serve - Web Resources

Science - Birds - Hatching

4-H Embryology - http://lancaster.unl.edu/4h/Embryology/  Excellent! This site has embryo photos, web cam on hatching online, and wonderful background information.

Candling Pics - http://www.homestead.com/shilala/candling.html  Photos of what to expect in chick development and growth

Chicken Craft - http://www.first-school.ws/activities/shapes/animals/chicken_hen_craft.htm  Limited use, but good pattern idea for chicken if desire.

Chickscope - http://chickscope.beckman.uiuc.edu/resources/egg_to_chick/procedures.html  All the scientific and how-to information you need!

Egg-stra Special Eggs - http://www.calicocookie.com/eggsunit.html  Ideas, poems to integrate across the curriculum

Hatching and Brooding Process - http://www.extension.umn.edu/distribution/livestocksystems/DI0631.html  Step by step instructions

Hatch and Match Game - http://www.prongo.com/hatch/index2.html 
A great game for young children on the theme of hatching.

Hatch and Match Game - Easter game - http://www.prongo.com/easterfun/hatcheaster/index.html 
A great interactive game for primary kids to fit with hatching, matching, and Easter.

Hatching Process - http://www.wirelink.com/poultry/hatch.html  pictures showing hatching

Hubbard's Cupboard, It Started as an Egg - http://www.hubbardscupboard.org/it_started_as_an_egg.html 
A great starting site for kindergarten or grade one classes to use for a hatching unit; good literature references.

Incubation and Embryology - http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/eggs/lessonplan.html  A series of lessons and ideas!

Little Giraffe: Oviparous Animals - http://www.littlegiraffes.com/oviparous.html  Great ideas for integrating!

Oviparous - http://web.archive.org/web/20080414201821/http://www.mrspohlmeyerskinderpage.com/oviparous.htm  Mrs. Pohlmeyer created a great page with tons of ideas, and even though it is no longer active, it can be accessed through the Way Back Machine.

Pratt’s Theme Pages: Eggs - http://www.fastq.com/%7Ejbpratt/education/theme/food/eggs.html  Links

Science Net Links: Hatching - http://www.sciencenetlinks.org/lessons.cfm?BenchmarkID=1&DocID=394  Guided lesson

Step by Step: Chicks - http://stepbystepcc.com/animals/chicks.html  Integrating ideas