In this unit, you will listen to "A Swim: Frog and Toad are Friends" with your child. By comparing frogs and toads, making a swimming frog and toad, designing a diorama, and retelling the story with puppets, your child will understand the story and have fun. You will also talk about characters in stories and relate the concept to this week's story and various other stories. You child will also learn the sight words "stop, take, thank, and them." This unit is designed to last one week, depending on how often you teach language arts.
|A Swim: Frog and Toad are Friends||(no rating)|
Listen to "A Swim: Frog and Toad are Friends" and discuss the story with your child.
|Compare Frogs and Toads||(no rating)|
In the story, Frog and Toad are different. Frogs and toads in the wild have their differences too.
|Going Swimming||(no rating)|
Make a frog and toad that will float in water.
|Frog and Toad Diorama||(no rating)|
Create a diorama of a scene from the story.
|A Frog and Toad Play||(no rating)|
Your child will retell the story "A Swim: Frog and Toad are Friends" using simple puppets.
|Introduce Sight Words||(no rating)|
Introduce the folowing sight words: stop, take, thank and them.
|Sight Word Hopscotch||(no rating)|
Your child will play hopscotch to practice this week's sight words.
|What is a Character||(no rating)|
Your child will learn about characters in stories.
|Ollie's Jar||(no rating)|
Your child will identify the characters in this story.
|The Littlest Knight||(no rating)|
Read this story and have your child identify the characters.
|All About Me Book||(no rating)|
This week your child will write about his or her favorite food.
|Frog Coloring Page||(no rating)|
Print this page and have your child color the frog.
|Toad Coloring Page||(no rating)|
Print this page and have your child color the toad.
|Identify the Characters||(no rating)|
Read the story and have your child circle the characters in the story.
|Frog and Toad: Will Power||(no rating)|
If your child liked the story in this unit, he or she will enjoy this Frog and Toad story too.
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