Teddy looking at frog spawn.

Amphibians

Pond Dipping

Your child will closely observe a water habitat, and identify the different animals they see.

Throughout our Amphibians topic you will learn about the key features of amphibians, find out what frogs eat and the stages of a frog life cycle. Explore a pond habitat and observe why amphibians live there. Hands-On Education are passionate about providing positive educational experiences for children through interactive and engaging hands-on activities. Whilst meeting the standards in the National Curriculum in England, our activities encourage children to play, explore, observe, build, create and much more. We promote child-led learning, inspiring confidence and independence as children develop their own ideas and understanding.

Within this topic you will find:

  • 6 activity plans, all of which clearly explain how to prepare and carry out each activity.
  • 7 activity sheets to support your child in recording their investigations.
  • 3 videos, providing examples of Frogs, Toads and the Key Features of Amphibians. These are intended to inspire your child’s own creativity.

This topic meets aspects within the National Curriculum in England in the following subjects: Music and Science.

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    Relation to Curriculum in England: = Music = Science
    Download Links: = Activity Plan = Activity Sheet(s) = Play Video = Download Video
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Activity Five - Pond dipping

Activity 5
Pond Dipping

  • Sc1/1.2 observing closely, using simple equipment

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Activity 1
Amphibians Poster

Activity One - Amphibians Poster

Activity 2
Label The Amphibian

Activity Two - Label The Amphibian

Activity 3
Frog Life Cycle

Activity Three - Frog Life Cycle

Activity 4
What A Frog Eats

Activity Four - What A Frog Eats

Activity 6
Five Speckled Frogs

Activity Six - Five Little Speckled Frogs

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    Relation to Curriculum in England: = Music = Science
    Download Links: = Activity Plan = Activity Sheet(s) = Play Video = Download Video
Activity Five - Pond Dipping
Activity 5
Pond Dipping
Practical Resources:
Relation to Curriculum in England:
  • Sc1/1.2 observing closely, using simple equipment
Downloads:

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