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At Home with Mrs. Hen (French Sleeve) - DVD ONF/NFB

Catalogue Number:  NFB535496
Producer:  National Film Board Of Canada
Producers:  Marc Bertrand, Michèle Bélanger, Marcel Jean
Directors:   Tali
Producing Agencies:  National Film Board of Canada (Montreal), Office national du film du Canada (Montreal)
Subject:  Animation, Family Studies/Home Economics, Health and Medicine, Science
Grade Level:  3 - 5, 6 - 8, 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2006
Running Time:  7:52

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Poor Mrs. Hen! Her oldest chick is a temperamental tyke. He even turns up his beak at the meals she serves. One day, she decides to teach him a lesson.

This animated short is a touching and comical tale that pokes fun at motherhood. Without ever moralizing, it depicts the temper tantrums of a child and the efforts a loving mother makes to set her son on the right path. You don?t need to be a chicken to relate. A film without words. Technique: paper drawings and colouring. Lesson plan:

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