Another Sign of the Season
May 12, 2021
The first graders at Meadowlark Elementary School in Chinook have been studying life cycles. To ensure their learning experiences are memorable and impressionable, their teacher Mrs. Tammy Edwards creates conditions that transform her students into scientists by supplying an incubator and poultry eggs. On May 3, four chicks hatched, with the first one arriving just before dismissal on Monday.
By Tuesday, May 4, Edwards' goal had been achieved: "Sixteen chicks for sixteen students, which means everyone can name one-or two-since more are coming!" On May 5, the poultry population had risen to...