Have you ever thought about hatching live chicks in school? Have you ever thought what a great experience it would be for your class to see chicks hatching and growing before their eyes? It is possible, as there are companies who will provide you with all the equipment you would need: incubators, brooders, feed and the eggs, which should hatch within three days.
Sigma Science gives you FREE resources to use while the eggs are hatching and the chicks are growing. The resources cover many aspects of the National Curriculum for Science from Y1 through to Y6 covering Working Scientifically, Animals Including Humans and Living Things and their Habitat. Aspects covered include:
All this plus the children get hands-on experience of animal welfare and above all have some fun!
Over twenty free resources are available plus a handy guide to care and husbandry. Download your FREE resources here.