This animated short is a comical tale that pokes fun at motherhood. It depicts the temper tantrums of a child and the efforts a mother makes to set her son on the right path. You don’t need to be a chicken to relate.
Ages 5 to 14
Study Guide - Guide 1
Family Studies/Home Economics - Child Development
Family Studies/Home Economics - Family Diversity and Challenges
Family Studies/Home Economics - Relationships
Health/Personal Development - Healthy Relationships
Use with younger elementary students to illustrate responsibility in family relationships and the importance of cooperation. Have students draw their family, showing what everyone does to pitch in at home. Students can share their own family/community roles and come up with ways to contribute more at home or school. Come up with logical consequences for when someone doesn’t fulfill their responsibilities.