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Embryology Resources


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 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