Day 11: Birds of a (Colored???)
The toe claws
begin to curve downward.
The bottom of the
feet become padded.
Feather germs on
the back and tail appear as long, tapering
The beak begins
The comb appears
The embryo begins
to draw calcium from the eggshell for its growing
What Do I Look Like Today?
Focus On: Coloring Chicks and Preserving Embryos
A good project to begin on Day 11 involves
coloring the chicks within the egg with food
coloring. The results are rather interesting, as
the picture to the right attests. Today's focus
will be on how to artifically color the chicks,
and how to preserve embryos for further
study. These activities come from the resource
Egg To Chick
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