Pest World for Kids: Repelling Ants Science Project

There are more than 700 ant species found in the U.S., which means there are also many ways for them to infest your home.

In this project, you will test one or more natural repellents to see how effective they are at preventing ant infestations.

Age Range: Third Grade (with adult supervision) to Eighth Grade

Time Required: Four days to two weeks, depending on the questions you ask

Cost: Minimal – most materials are readily found in many home kitchens

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K-6, Middle School
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
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