Tom and Lucy Little were good students. They knew how to read. They knew how to write. They could add and subtractvery well. But the Little children didn't go to school. School came to them!Now the Littles have an exciting homework assignment: They have to write a report about an animal. Tom and Lucy decide to explore the chicken coop -- but they don't know what they're getting into. Before they know it, they're on a wild outdoor adventure!