Amazing Ants - A Scientific Investigation
Science Early Stage 1, Stage 1 & Stage 2
During this interactive video conference students will explore the amazing world of ants that live in their school grounds. Students will conduct a scientific investigation in the grounds of their school prior to the VC. Data and collected samples of ants will be packaged and sent to a scientist at a university for identification.
Students will learn about the importance of ants, their features and habitats and how to safely collect them.
During the VC students will create a scientific drawing of an ant and participate in a quiz with students from other schools.
Amazing Ants Flyer (pdf 531 KB)
The VC supports the Science and Technology syllabus outcomes.
Bookings for VC sessions are made through Dart Connections
Teacher Resources School of Ants