Eggs theme > Picture Book and Nutrition
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities


Instructions and Suggestions

Letter E >
E is for Egg

Letter N >
N is for Nest

Letter Y >
Y is for Yolk

Animals > Birds > Farm > Chicken | Eggs

Books > Online stories > An Egg is Quiet

Nutrition >  Eggs and poultry

Holidays and Events >
*March or April > Easter
*May > Nat'l Egg Month

Nutrition > Food group > Protein food

Seasons > Spring

These online activities, stories and external resources can be incorporated to learn some basic facts about eggs, nest or chicken (chick, hen or rooster themes).

Eggs Theme Activities >
Activity >
Alphabet > E is for Egg  | Related > N is for Nest or Y is for Yolk [Ages 3+]
Visit this lesson plan that features > What is an egg? and various printable activities to learn letter E, N, or Y. 

Activity >
Online Picture Book

Non-Fiction > An Egg is Quiet [Ages 4+] @ PBS, Between the Lions
Visit this wonderful online picture book, author, Dianna Aston, illustrations by Sylvia Long.

Activity > Nutrition > Food Group > Protein Food
Print > Healthy Eating for Preschoolers Daily Food Plan poster courtesy of

Eggs and poultry (generally chicken and turkey) are a source of nutritious food.  Eggs are rich in protein, minerals and vitamins.

Activity > Eggs theme Coloring and/or Crafts
Eggs featured in Easter printable coloring pages.

Online jigsaw puzzle > Chick and eggs
Skills > problem solving, using the computer mouse.

Social Studies > Holidays and Seasons > Review links in the themes column

Science > Chicken > Egg Hatching lesson plan

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