Incubation and Embryology - University of Illinois

The Importance of Eggs

SUBJECT AREAS

Language Arts, Social Studies, Science

GRADES

5-8

OBJECTIVE

Students will research the importance of eggs in one of four areas:

  • The importance of eggs in diet
  • Importance of eggs in baking and cooking
  • Importance of eggs in agriculture and farming
  • Importance of eggs from biological standpoint.

MATERIALS

  • encyclopedias
  • books
  • magazines

Procedure

Divide student into groups of four to research one of the topics listed below. Each group will give an oral presentation to the class on the assigned day.

Importance in Diet

Importance in Baking and Cooking

Importance in Agriculture and Farming

Importance from Biological Standpoint

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