100 Ants for 100th Day
Try searching for lesson plans written for the book, One Hundred Hungry Ants.
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Sorry, grade 8s. You’ll have to do your own search. (Or how about having the grade 8 students TEACH one of the lessons above TO a lower grade? To teach something requires a lot more mastery of the subject.)