New for 2017 we are launching our Eggtivity Days. All based around the humble hen. The Hens for Hire team will come into school for a ½ day and with a group (up to 12 children per group) and run activities around the following topics.
We currently have 3 to choose from:
- Lifecycle of the Egg
- Queen Chicktoria & Prince Eggbert
- Egg Scientists
We will provide all the materials and were appropriate live animals.
Lifecycle of the Egg
- 21 days of egg incubation-what happens along the way
- What happens when they start hatching
- How they grow-feathers & chick development
- Chick handling & cuddles
- Art activity-eggs & chicks
- (all materials will be provided)
Queen Chicktoria & Prince Eggbert
Part of our Historical Hens project
- How the Victorians brought hens to the British Empire
- Hen Fever-the chicken craze started by Queen Victoria
- The Queens Hen House
- The Royal Hens-breeds & hen handling
- Looking the Part-Dress like a royal hen keeper
- (all materials provided)
An interactive science session all based around eggs.
Hens in Space-How Nasa will get eggs to Mars
- Experiment 1-Spinning Around
- Experiment 2-Weigt Lifting
- Experiment 3-Walking on Eggs
- (All materials will be provided)
Full Day: £250.00
Half Day: £125.00
All the materials and were appropriate live animals.
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