Ant Life Cycle, Activities, Facts and Fun Unit Study

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Rebekah Sayler
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2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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Great resource. Used with an ant farm in our classroom for the kids to watch the ants build tunnels.


Ants: Unit Study of Ants

This product is included in my Insect BUNDLE

Insects! We really cannot study insects without looking at the fascinating world of ants!

No Prep: Just print and go!

Studying Insects and/or Ants?

These 24 Activities are a great companion.

A great stand alone unit, or complement to an existing unit.

You can complete these with or without access to an Ant Farm, but an Ant Farm makes this unit Crawl to life! Have Fun!

Activities Included

Ant Science

KWL Chart: Opening activity- What Do I Know, What Do I Want to Know,

and What did I learn about ants.

About Ants Nonfiction Reading

Queen Ants: Reading and Comprehension Questions

Worker Ants:  Reading and Comprehension Questions

Drone Ants:  Reading and Comprehension Questions

Life Cycle of the Ant Poster/Notebook Cover

Ant Life Cycle Reading

Ant Life Cycle Foldable

Anatomy of the Ant Diagram: Label Anatomy Activity

Creative Writing

9 Writing Prompts about Ants

Ant Math


Word Problems


Research 12 Ant Species (Using books or internet)

2 Writing Organizers

Ant Paper for paragraphs

Ant Farm (Ant farm's available on Amazon; Ants from AntsAlive)

Ant Farm Observation Journal Template

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Ant Bible Study: Proverbs

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