All About Chickens: Children will learn all about the lifecycle of a chicken. They will learn about egg development and how the hen takes care of her eggs and babies. Students will learn about chicken growth and development. This includes a read-aloud story about a broody hen and the lifecycle of a chicken. There are center activities and students will learn about how a hen takes care of her chicks. Students will also learn about chicken growth and development. This resource is a darling true story of a broody bantam hen. She wanted to sit on eggs and hatch them and raise chicks. She sat on her own eggs and tried to hatch them, but they were not fertilized so they did not hatch. She even sat on a golf ball! Banti’s person got her some fertilized eggs from a farm and she goes on to raise some chicks.