Alex's grandma brought one of her beehives to school.
She had put a perspex lid on the hive, so we could safely see inside the hive.
The honey is stored in cells made of beeswax.
Joined together, they are called honeycomb.
Safety gear protects people from getting stung when working with bees.
Here are some cool links to find out more about honey bees:
National Geographic - Ten facts About Bees
San Diego Zoo - Bee facts
YouTube - Bees
Easy Science for Kids - Honey Bees
Science for Kids -Bee and Wasp facts
What is the difference between honey bees and bumble bees and wasps?