Hens, Eggs & More


Hens lay eggs about the same time each day. The hen makes a lot of noise while it is laying its eggs. Hens do not need a rooster to lay an egg. The eggs make a delicious and nutritious snack!


Female chickens are called hens. Male chickens are called roosters. Hens lay eggs almost every day, especially when they are young. Hens are smaller than roosters.