The Life Cycle of a Frog

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600143083

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The life cycle of a frog takes place in water and on land. It begins in spring with a male frog croaking a song to attract a female. Young readers will read about and watch an egg develop into a tadpole and then into an adult frog. Blastoff! Series

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Animals, Birds & Insects High Interest Nature Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
1st Grade 2nd Grade
English (US)
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