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 Your Price Add
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Science
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Publication Date 2004-08-01
BISACS JNF033000, JNF003080, JNF003030
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

Author: Judy Wolfman

Photographer: David Lorenz Winston


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