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Each class adopts a chick for a week! A felt tip pen dot on the chicks head identifies the chick they have chosen. Here are the names:

AM Nursery - 'Tickle' (black dot)

PM Nursery - 'Sky' (green dot)

RC - 'Spike' (red dot)

RS - 'Buttercup' (purple dot)

1P - 'Sunshine' (orange dot)

1J - 'Custard Cream' (pink dot)

2NP - 'Ginger' (brown stripe)

2M - 'D J Quack' (purple stripe)

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Friday 10.06.2011

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8 beautiful fluffy chicks move into the brooder. The chicks quickly find their food and water. Do you think they are enjoying the extra space?

 

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Thursday 09.06.2011

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5 chicks hatch overnight and 2 more are pipping!

9.30 another chick arrives that makes 7 chicks.

 

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Chick number 8 looks ready to hatch!

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Wednesday 08.06.2011

9.00 am no sign of pipping but if you listen very carefully you can hear chirping!

9.20 am the children in the library phonics group hear chirping and a crack!

9.50 the first chick hatches!

 

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Look carefully can you see this egg pipping?

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Our Living Eggs inspire these artists to paint chicks inside their eggs. Fantastic artwork!

 

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Tuesday 07.06.2011

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No sign of pipping as yet, but it's wonderful to have so many visitors!

 

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The eggs arrive!

Monday 06.06.2011 - 08.00am

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There are 10 eggs in the incubator

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Chick hatching from egg

 

Living Eggs 2010

Chicks Jumping

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From this.....

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..... to this

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in just three weeks

 

 

 
 

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Chick news in our local paper the 'Berkhamsted & Tring Gazette'

 

Please click on the play button below to view a video of the chicks hatching!

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Photograph of a Buttercup

Christchurch Road, Tring, Hertfordshire HP23 4EE

Tel: 01442 823551 Email: admin@goldfield.herts.sch.uk

Headteacher: Mrs Debora Stevens