Students are given a set of worksheets and ant hill tiles to create their science poster. Perfect activity for a 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th grade insect unit.
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anatomy of an insect
life cycle of an ant
difference between herbivore and carnivore
role of queen vs. worker ant
purposes for ant chambers (nursery, food storage, etc.)
All of their research is organized into the coolest poster! Students make an actual ant colony with tunnels and chambers. Very fun!
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Ant colonies can be colored or you can have students "paint" the poster with glue and pour sand on for a really cool effect. Lots of opportunities for creativity and further learning with The Ant Project