Life on a Chicken Farm

From the Series Life on a Farm

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Do you know how long it takes for a soft yellow chick to grow into a chicken? Why is it important to always keep lights on in chicken houses? Just ask Loren, a young farmer who helps his family raise almost half a million chickens every year. He’ll show you how a chick grows up, how to keep chickens healthy, and the hard work needed to keep thousands of chickens clean and fed.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-57505-770-5
$35.99 $26.99
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Publication Date 2004-08-01
BISACS JNF003080, JNF003030, JNF033000
Dewey 636.5'13
Graphics Full-color illustrations
ATOS Reading Level 4.3
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 76991
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Fast facts, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents

Reviews

The Horn Book Guide

“Life on a Farm Series. In each photo-essay, a child narrator talks about his or her life living and working on a family farm. Captioned color photos and an informative text follow the farm activites, including many aspects of the operation. Websites. Bib., glos., ind.” —The Horn Book Guide

Photographer: David Lorenz Winston

Author: Judy Wolfman