Saturday, May 16, 2009

More about the "Ant Spot "

We checked out the ant spot again yesterday, and it's looking really good. It's amazing how many little pieces of grass, rock, twigs, etc., they put together to build their home.

Here is a picture of their home taken yesterday:



Here is a close-up of their home. See the little pieces of grass, twigs, and gravel (and ants -- the ants have red heads)?



Here is a close-up of a couple ants:



Here is a free printable for children which shows the parts of an ant:

http://www.teachervision.fen.com/insects/printable/43140.html

Here is a short video of them crawling around:

3 comments:

  1. Wow, that ant spot is so fascinating!! Makes me thing twice about not liking ants! :-0

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  2. Wow, the ant so big...My ant's photo is here, http://justcapture.blogspot.com/2010/09/lens-day-challenge-family.html

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