Growing Frogs (Read, Listen, and Wonder Series)

Growing Frogs (Read, Listen, and Wonder Series)

Multimedia Set(Read-Along CD)

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Overview

This vibrant new book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts

Evoking each stage of a frog’s growth, this colorful story will entice kids to roll up their sleeves and experience this wonder of nature firsthand.
Back matter includes an index.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780763638313
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Publication date: 04/08/2008
Series: Read, Listen, and Wonder Series
Edition description: Read-Along CD
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.09(w) x 10.26(h) x 0.19(d)
Lexile: NC590L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Vivian French has a lot of experience growing frogs. Every spring when her daughters were little, they visited the pond next door to collect some frog spawn and watch the tadpoles hatch. She says, "My cat was always very interested."

Alison Bartlett says that before she started working on the illustrations for GROWING FROGS, she thought frog spawn was "disgusting." Now she thinks it's amazing!

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Growing Frogs 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
bsalomon on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
A little girl and her mother decide to grow frogs in their home. The little girl discovers interesting facts about how frogs become frogs. This book is great for teaching children how frogs grow and why. While the little girl and her mother¿s story is being told, there is a break in the book to give readers facts for better understanding. The illustrations are bright and colorful, which makes the book more appealing to children. This is a great read aloud book for children to read to learn more about science.
mrcmyoung on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
A girl observes eggs growing into frogs before releasing them back into the pawn where they were originally fertilized. Just the right balance of wonder and information for primary students studying the life cycle of a frog, complimented by bright, cheerful illustrations.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago