Frog and Toad Lesson Plans! Do your students love Frog and Toad? Check out these reading comprehension activities plus math and literacy centers.
Frog and Toad Lesson Plans: Reading Comprehension
I absolutely loved reading the Frog and Toad books to my kindergarten class! And I think they loved it even more than I did!
There are 4 books in the collection.
- Frog and Toad are Friends
- Frog and Toad Together
- Frog and Toad All Year
- Days with Frog and Toad
You can find a collection of all 4 books on Amazon HERE.
You, of course, don’t have to read all of them. However, you may end up doing so if your students have anything to do with it! A great one to start with is the first book. Check it out on YouTube, here:
The Frog and Toad books are great for focusing on characters! So, that is just what we did. First, we completed a character chart of both Frog and Toad during whole-group instruction.
After completing the chart with your students, have them complete their own character charts.
Students can also tell about the connections they made while listening to this story.
There are also some cute claymation videos on YouTube. Here is one:
Or, if you’d like to add some science to your lesson, check out this great video that tells more about frogs and toads.
Frog and Toad Lesson Plans: Math and Literacy Centers
Students practice various math and literacy skills while having fun with these classroom centers! Each center comes with an “I Can” card to support students as they independently work on the center activity.
Here are a few of the literacy centers that are included in this resource.
Students spin the spinner and write the beginning blend.
A write the room center for practicing long vowel words.
Students roll the cube and color the word they rolled on their coloring sheet.
For this game, students practice adding the silent e and deciding if the word is a real word or a silly word.
There are also 5 math centers!
Students have fun practicing addition with the picnic BUMP game and the Best Cookies Ever activity.
And they love creating these pattern books!