Reading level: Beginning Reader, Scholastic Reader Level 1
Summary: Age appropriate discussion of the life cycle of a frog.
Illustrations: full-color photographs
Comments: Although a simple, straightforward nonfiction book, it still manages to be quite appealing. Perfect for the young scientist/naturalist interested in learning more about frogs.
Related activities (preschool to first grade):
- Create sequence cards of the life stages of a frog, like these at Enchanted Learning. Have your child put them in order.
- Frog hands (mimic webbed feet)
- How frogs eat
- See also Hip-Pocket Papa activities
Compatible fiction: The Frog Prince (several versions available)
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks (February 1, 2011)
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