HANDS-ON SCIENCE FOR AGES 6+ -- Mold and paint your own ant mine with plaster of Paris and attach a water holder ant transit tube and viewing window. Your kids will be so proud of their ant home! KID-FRIENDLY FULL-COLOR INSTRUCTION BOOKLETS -- Science should be fun and easy to understand. Thats why each step in the booklet includes an illustration to show exactly what needs to be done! Manufacturered by WILD! Science. LEARN FROM NATURE -- Collect your ants! We suggest two ways to transfer the ants to their new home and we provide tips on how to look after these incredible creatures. WE LOVE ANTS -- We don't use fake/nutrient gels which many ants can't tolerate. We want ants to be healthy and thrive in their new environment! Make sure your ants are 4mm long so they can't escape. IT'S ANTASTIC! -- Help kids connect with and learn from nature with this classic ant mine! Re-create a real underground ant nest and observe this fascinating world. ANTS NOT INCLUDED. BE A REAL SCIENTIST -- Learn the power of observation! Kids will notice what ants eat plus how they communicate clean organize and look after themselves. ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES -- The Education and Information Booklet includes several additional experiments for budding Myrmecologists (a person who studies ants)! How do ants react to music? What happens when you place a piece of red cellophane over the viewing window? Do ants recognize you? A TRUSTWORTHY BRAND WITH FULLY COMPLIANT SCIENCE KITS -- WILD! Science products are tested to the highest consumer standards (ASTM and CPSIA). Our products are recognized internationally as having premium manufacturing quality premium design values the ultimate in compliance and safety and of course great play and learning value.