I Don’t Want to Be a Frog Activities: Literature Unit for Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd Grade


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Delivery Method: Instant Digital Download 

Pages: 39 PDF pages + Google Slides

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I Don’t Want to Be a Frog Activities:

These I Don’t Want to be a Frog Activities come from a sweet picture book by Dev Petty. This literature book companion was created for Kinder, 1st, and 2nd Grade. It includes several standards-based activities that are engaging and fun for students.

This easy-to-use picture book companion for I Don’t Want to Be a Frog includes the following activities:

  • Retelling sticks (in black and white and in color)
  • Sequencing activity
  • Characters, setting, and plot worksheet
  • Writing activities
  • Summary writing
  • Rhyming words activity
  • Contractions
  • Compare and contrast
  • Vocabulary
  • The Life Cycle of a Frog
  • What I Love About Myself
  • Thinking in New Ways


This product includes a digital option (as well as the no prep printable option). The instructions for utilizing the digital portion appear at the end of the packet.

This PDF file contains 39 pages + Google Slides.

76 reviews for I Don’t Want to Be a Frog Activities: Literature Unit for Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd Grade

Based on 76 reviews
  1. ML

    My Lesson Designer 

    This unit provides several opportunities for students to interact with the text through writing and retelling the story!

  2. B


    Full of great activities. Thanks.

  3. AB

    amy B


  4. KA

    Kathryn A

    Love this packet!! Great activities to go with book

  5. DS

    Debra S

    This is a great packet to go with a great book! My K students LOVED it!

  6. KD

    Kimberly DeHart 

    This was a lifesaver!

  7. LB

    laurel B

    The book that accompanies this pack is adorable. The activities with this are really cute.

  8. FI

    Froggy in First 


  9. TD

    Tracy D

    Thank you.

  10. AK

    Angela K

    Great variety of resources and activities to use with this book!

  11. S4

    Speechy 4

    Great book companion, love it, thank you.

  12. AV

    Angela V

    Love it! Thanks!

  13. LE

    Linda E

    Great story extension ideas

  14. AZ

    Abeer Z

    My ESOL students LOVED reading this book, and going through the activities included in it! Thank you so much for sharing this very useful resource!

  15. VM

    victoria M

    Looks amazing! I am going to do a whole unit on frogs and compare fiction and non fiction texts.

  16. JC

    Jennifer C

    This looks great!

  17. JS

    Jennifer S

    Great resource for a great book! Thanks!

  18. JT

    Joanne T

    Would recommend. Used for grade 2 and the kids loved the book and activities.

  19. DS

    Debra Sadler 

    This product went right along with the book!

  20. KW

    Karen W

    Can’t wait to start using this with my kids, I know they are going to love it. Thanks so much.

  21. JN

    Jena N

    Love the retelling component!

  22. AB

    Angela B

    Great for 1st graders. Thanks!

  23. JS

    Joan S

    Appropriate material for my lesson plan.

  24. JS

    Joan S

    Appropriate material for my lesson plan.

  25. MB

    Mrs Boorse of Course 

    This product is awesome. It gave me so many different choices of things to do with this book. Great book, and great product, thank you! 🙂

  26. SL

    Sheryl L

    Much fun. Thanks for sharing

  27. MR

    Melissa R

    Just what I was looking for!

  28. BP

    Brandy P

    Great for my frog classroom! 🙂

  29. CG

    Chaunee G

    Wonderful resource and great price!

  30. BB

    Becky B

    Thank you for this product! Great job!

  31. SM

    Stacy Merrill- Librarian Re-imagined 

    Love this!

  32. MS

    marybeth S


  33. RK

    Rosalind Kim 

    Wow, love this book companion packet! Thank you!

  34. YS

    Your Speech Assistant 

    I LOVE this book and book companion!!! So many helpful, grab and go activities that target the goals and objectives of many populations/levels. Well worth the $$. thank you so much!

  35. AL

    Adrienne L

    This was very helpful thank you.

  36. KW

    Kristen W


  37. EW

    Emily W

    Great addition to the book.

  38. DR

    Debbie R

    Super cute! Perfect to go with my unit on Frogs in speech therapy. Thank you!

  39. SM

    Sandra M


  40. LR

    Linda R

    Great unit!

  41. JS

    Jessie S

    Thank you!!! 🙂

  42. SE

    Sandra E

    Great resource.

  43. CG

    Cullen Giampetro 

    This is great! Thanks!

  44. S


    Great companion! Love the retelling pics!

  45. RL

    Raquel L

    Cute unit

  46. NH

    naomi H

    cute resource, my class loved it

  47. BP

    Bluesky Productions 

    My students LOVED this companion. We used the character puppets to help retell the story. The materials were engaging and easy to use.

  48. SC

    stephen C

    cute ideas

  49. SC

    stephen C

    cute ideas

  50. KM

    Kristina M

    Thank you

  51. CS


    Wonderful resource for a Kindergarten class.

  52. JT

    Joy T

    This was perfect for retelling the story!!

  53. AF

    Angela F

    Great resource!

  54. KN

    Kylie N


  55. MF

    Maria F

    Thank you!

  56. SF

    SLP for ME 

    Cute activities. Many literature based activities included in the packet! Love this book!!!

  57. KO

    Katherine O


  58. KF

    Karen Franklin 

    Wow! My kiddos absolutely LOVED making the puppets for this story!! Thank you for creating this resource so my kiddos could apply what they learned from hearing the story.

  59. TL

    Tiffany L

    Good resource with the story!

  60. AC

    Ashley Carroll 


  61. AG

    Amy G

    There were a lot of fun and engaging extensions for one story in this purchase. Thank you!

  62. KB

    Kimberlie B

    My students loved doing these activities! It went along great with our frog unit! 🙂

  63. VR

    Veronica Rodriguez 

    I teach online and F2F. My students absolutely enjoyed all the activities.

  64. KD

    Kerry D

    Kids thoroughly enjoyed the activities

  65. AM

    Angie M

    My students enjoyed the activities.

  66. DP

    Daisy P

    Thank you!

  67. ZS

    Zandra S

    My students and I love this resource. It is great for teaching self esteem.

  68. ET

    Elena T

    My students enjoyed creating the characters from the story to retell the story.

  69. MK

    Mallori Kate S


  70. SW

    Sisha W

    Very useful!

  71. CB

    Christina B

    Such a fun story, the activates were appropriate and engaging.

  72. RJ

    Risha Jones 

    Loved using this with my students!

  73. AS

    Abigail S

    This resource is so cute and pairs so well with so many other activities.

  74. JA

    Jonathan A

    Wonderful resource!

  75. MM

    Meaghan M

    Thank you for the resource!

  76. LG

    Lindsay G

    Love this. Students were so engaged!

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