Baby chicks benefit from a time outdoors from a few days old, weather permitting. Create a stimulating, moveable playground and watch them play! Make one like my playground, or use what you have on hand to fashion something similar.
Raising Baby Chicks Without A Hen: The First 6 Weeks -
A thorough guide to raising baby chicks without a hen. Where to buy chicks, setting up a brooder box, feeding, watering, spatial needs, stimulation, and problems to look out for. Everything you need to know for the first 6 weeks.