Lesson Plan: Frogs
Description: This unit is designed to help students gain a better understanding of frogs and toads. The students will discuss their thoughts and feelings about frogs. They will listen to stories and watch a video about frogs. They will go on a field trip to a local pond to observe and record frogs and their calls. They will collect a small sample of frog eggs to study and raise in the classroom; later to be returned to the pond of origin. They will work in small groups to compose a class big book about their favorite frog.
The lesson plan includes: Description, Curriculum Benchmarks, Suggested Books, Suggested video, Miscellaneous, Worksheets, Teacher Preparation, Activities and Procedures, Follow Up Activities, Evaluation, Frog Journal Rubric, Frog Life Cycle Worksheet, How to Make a Waterscope, The Frog by Hilaire Belloc, Frog Olympics, Frog Versus Toad, Frog and Toad Word Search.