One to Six Months Prior

_____ Plan the exact dates during which you wish to do this project. Dates of the embryology project: ____________ to ____________ .

_____ Before you order eggs, decide what you will do with the chicks that hatch. Contact a farmer, zoo or other animal caretakers who are equipped to properly care for the chicks. The chicks will be placed with _______________________________________________ .

_____ To insure egg availability, order the eggs at least 1 to 3 months in advance of the day you plan to set them.

_____ Secure an incubator at least a month before the start of the project and be sure it works properly.

_____ Read the lessons plans and secure any materials you will need at least a month before the project begins.