"This is the turtle that slid into the pond and ate the snake that dropped from a branch and swallowed the fish that swam after the frog -- JUMP, FROG, JUMP!" This infectious cumulative tale will soon have the young frogs you know jumping and chanting with joy.
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Robert Kalan has also written the charming children's books Rain and Blue Sea, both illustrated by Donald Crewes. Kalan holds a master's degree in education and has taught reading to both gifted and remedial students from kindergarten through the fourth grade.
Byron Barton is the creator of many picture books for young children, including My Car, Building a House, and Little Red Hen.From School Library Journal:
PreSchool-Grade 2-A frog tries to catch a fly, but finds himself on the other end of the food chain in this simple cumulative tale by Robert Kalan (Greenwillow, 1995). As each new danger appears, the frog is left with one option: jump, frog, jump! The frog's final escape, however, requires the help of a boy. Young children will enjoy the suspense as the frog struggles to survive, and will join in with the male narrator in the repetitive text. A few simple sound effects are used, as well as occasional light background music. Sound quality is excellent. Page turn signals are offered on one side of the tape. This is a book that pre-schoolers, especially, will embrace for its simple plot and step-by-step action.
Teresa Bateman, Brigadoon Elementary School, Federal Way, WA
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Book Description Mulberry Books, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 0688148492
Book Description Mulberry Books, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110688148492