A Colony of Ants: and Other Insect Groups

A Colony of Ants: and Other Insect Groups

by Anna Claybourne

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Overview

Different animals live together in different ways. In this book, readers find out how ants form colonies and work together to find food and raise young. The book also explores how other insects, such as bees and wasps, live in groups.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781432964870
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/01/2012
Series: Animals in Groups
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 1,239,666
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 970L (what's this?)
Age Range: 9 - 11 Years

About the Author

Anna Claybourne enjoys writing nonfiction for children. It's a good thing she does, because she's the author of well-over 100 books on a range of topics.

Table of Contents

Welcome to the Colony! 4

Why Do Ants Live Together? 6

How Do Ants Communicate? 14

What Does an Ant Colony Eat? 20

How Do Ants Have Babies? 28

Do Other Insects Live in Groups? 34

What Can We Learn from Ants? 40

Fact File 42

Glossary 44

Find Out More 46

Index 48

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