The Life Cycle of a Chicken By: Ms. Hefner’s Class
Stage 1-Egg The hen sits on the eggs to keep them warm.
21 days! It takes 21 days for a chick to hatch.
Stage 2- Chicks start to hatch The chicks use their egg tooth to break through the eggshells.
Stage 3-Chicks hatch! The chicks hatch out of their shell. This is a very hard job for such a small animal.
Stage 4-AdultWe are all grown up! The chick grows up to be a rooster or a hen! A rooster is a male chicken. A hen is a female chicken.
Stage 5-Hen lays eggs again! The hen will lay eggs to begin the life cycle again!
Check out this video on the Life Cycle of a Chicken! http://bit.ly/nlN5M3