This "Diary of a Frog" set is based on some of the best children's books ever written by Doreen Cronin and explores the magical life cycle of a frog! For a better look, just click on PREVIEW!
"Diary of a Frog" Book Writing Project:
Students will not only be learning about frogs, but they will also explore the concept of perspective or point-of-view. I've included a book cover and 5 numbered pages to make a super cute student-written book titled, "Diary of a Frog". These are easily some of the best, most creative stories my kiddos write all year!
Five Graphic Organizers:
To help your students through the writing process, there are five different graphic organizers to use while brainstorming and writing their first drafts.
If you choose to raise tadpoles in your classroom, then use this lily pad shaped Observation Journal to monitor their growth and changes.
Writing from the perspective of someone else can be a challenge for some students. So I've included four different "Point-of-View Glasses" to print and tape onto children's sunglasses. Use these when discussing the perspective of a frog's egg, a tadpole, a froglet and an adult frog. Cute, cute, CUTE!
Six Life Cycle Posters with Photographs:
Provides basic information about each stage of the life cycle, as well as informative photos of each one.
Lily Pad Life Cycle Wheel Craftivity:
There's lots of life cycle wheels out there, but this one looks like a little lily pad... I love it! I've provided three different versions to allow for differentiation or different grade levels.
Ten Word Wall Picture Cards:
Picture cards for your Word Wall to help reinforce new frog vocabulary.
Life Cycle Sequencing Activity:
A one page cut-and-glue frog life cycle sequencing activity.
Frogs! Is there anything cuter or more magical in the whole animal kingdom? Kids LOVE them and they are SO MUCH fun to teach, as well! I hope you and your kiddos have TONS of fun with this set!
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Keywords: frogs, frog life cycle, frog eggs, tadpoles, froglets, adult frogs, life cycle, frog writing, frog books, frog crafts, frog vocabulary, frog observation journal