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Embryology Resources

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General Information:

**If you would like or need any of the following: justification and/or informational material for school administrators (to approve current or future embryology participation), a sample parent letter on our letterhead informing them their child will be participating in an embryology project, or any health related responses to egg handling concerns please contact crystal_starkes@ncsu.edu for those templates and for more information.**

Guidelines for Animals in NC Schools

Teacher Resources:

21 Days Hatching in the Classroom Virtual Experience – Cabarrus County Extension
NCSU Extension 4-H Embryology Website & Resource List – Information on egg development, incubator information, activities, etc.
University of Nebraska – Lincoln Extension – Information on egg development and more resources on embryology
University of Illinois Extension – Incubation and Embryology Lesson Plans
Florida 4-H Embryology for Teachers – videos and lesson plans for teachers
Eggcellent Adventures – Additional lesson plans for teachers beyond the lifecycle and incorporates various areas

Awesome Resource from Florida 4-H – 21 Days Song

Chicken Specific Materials:

Harnett County 4-H Embryology Resources for Teachers