Chicken Non-Fiction ELA & Animal Science Unit
Chicken Non-Fiction ELA & Animal Science Unit
Chicken Non-Fiction ELA & Animal Science Unit
Chicken Non-Fiction ELA & Animal Science Unit
Chicken Non-Fiction ELA & Animal Science Unit

Chicken Non-Fiction ELA & Animal Science Unit

Sale price$10.75

Are you looking for a fun way to teach chickens in your spring lessons? These non-fiction ELA and science mini-lessons and activities are an exciting way for your learners to discover more about chickens, roosters, and hens. 

This resource will help your first grade, second grade, or third grade students build writing skills, understand informational text and build reading comprehension while they learn interesting facts about how and where chickens grow and live.

⭐ Create anchor charts to lead your lessons and use the low-prep activities to teach a comprehensive unit that supports every student in your classroom.

⭐ Students will discover all about chickens by reading captivating non-fiction text that is written in student language and completing partner projects and independent activities. 

⭐ Chicken printable templates and materials are provided to teach how to draw and label a chick, the life cycle of a chicken, conduct a chicken research project, learn chicken facts and vocabulary, create a chicken craft, and more to fill your spring or farm themed unit! 

What you get in this HUGE Chicken unit:

  • Visual activity instructions for your lessons
  • Non-fiction children’s book list about chickens to use for your project
  • Know, Wonder, Learn (KWL) & Schema activities with anchor chart headers
  • Vocabulary and fact posters with real photographs
  • Vocabulary activities – matching & cards
  • Fact sorting and recording pages
  • Labeled diagrams of a chicken
  • Printable booklets for kids to fill-in, read, and draw
  • Life cycle of a chicken with anchor chart headers, activities, and mini books
  • Chicken photo analysis
  • Differentiated writing prompts
  • Chick directed drawing
  • Chicken writing and craft
  • Research report booklet and writing paper
  • Compare & contrast a chicken to a chick on a Venn Diagram

**Check out the PREVIEW for a thorough look into what this resource includes!**

Why You Need the All About Chickens unit:

  • This unit provides several activity and template choices making it easy to differentiate and meet the needs of your students.
  • Real facts are presented to your students in a fun, engaging way with photographs to keep them focused and excited to learn more.
  • This resource helps you facilitate meaningful lessons and discussions about chickens to enhance understanding of related vocabulary and facts.
  • Build oral reading fluency and comprehension skills with the included stories and ELA activities.
  • Easily display, teach, and organize the facts and vocabulary for this unit with the easy to print anchor chart pieces.
  • Use the included tools to facilitate a fun chicken research project!

The best part? This resource saves you time as it is comes with print-and-go activities and everything you’d need to teach your students about chickens.


⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Sarah T. says,” This is a great resource unit for Chickens. I love that includes ELA and science together and offers a variety of activities during our Chick Unit.”

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Vanessa C. says, “Wonderfully compiled. Currently I have resources from all over to make my chicken unit. This however puts it all together and is very cohesive. Thank you.”

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Mary G. says, “This was so useful with lots of great tasks. We incubated chicks in our classroom and your resources really engaged my year one class. Thanks!”



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♥♥The Nonfiction & Animal Science Units Whole Year Bundle is available at a HUGE DISCOUNTED PRICE. Get your entire year’s worth of engaging non-fiction and life science units (17 included) to make your yearly planning a breeze! ♥♥

The activities align to the Common Core standards for Reading Informational Texts and Writing and the Next Generation Science Standards.

Supports Common Core Standards (CCSS):

First grade-W.1.2, W.1.7, RI.1.1, RI.1.2, RI1.3, RI.1.4, RI.1.5, RI.1.6, RI.1.7, RI.1.9, RI.1.10

Second grade-W.2.2, W.2.7, RI.2.1, RI.2.2, RI2.3, RI.2.4, RI.2.5, RI.2.6, RI.2.7, RI.2.9, RI.2.10

Third grade-W.3.2, W.3.7, W.3.8, W.3.10, RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.6, RI.3.7, RI.3.9, RI.3.10

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