Grades PreK – 1
Learn about an amphibian’s life cycle as you compare and contrast frogs from around the world.
Students are introduced to the biology/ecology concepts of habitat, life cycles, and metamorphosis. They’ll discover what makes a frog’s unique, size, color, and characteristics and meet at least 2 different types of frogs.
CT Grades PreK – 2 Core Scientific Inquiry, Literacy and Numeracy
SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY: Scientific inquiry is a thoughtful and coordinated attempt to search out, describe, explain and predict natural phenomena.
SCIENTIFIC LITERACY: Scientific literacy includes speaking, listening, presenting, interpreting, reading and writing about science.
SCIENTIFIC NUMERACY: Mathematics provides useful tools for the description, analysis and presentation of scientific data and ideas.
PK.2 Many different kinds of living things inhabit the Earth.
K.2 Many different kinds of living things inhabit the Earth.
A 4 Describe the similarities and differences in the appearance and behaviors of plants, birds, fish, insects and mammals (including humans).
A 5 Describe the similarities and differences in the appearance and behaviors of adults and their offspring.
1.2 Living things have different structures and behaviors that allow them to meet their basic needs.
A 12 Describe the different ways that animals, including humans, obtain water and food.
A 14 Describe the structures that animals, including humans, use to move around.
1.3 organisms change in form and behavior as part of their life cycles.
A 15 Describe the changes in organisms, such as frogs and butterflies, as they undergo metamorphosis.