From the awardwinning kes gray and the winner of the roald dahl funny prize, jim field, comes an hilarious rhyming tale about a frog who discovers that all animals have their special places to sit. Apr 21, 2014 from the awardwinning kes gray and the winner of the roald dahl funny prize, jim field, comes an hilarious rhyming tale about a frog who discovers that all animals have their special places to sit. Frog and toad exemplify the true meaning of friendship as the two friends selflessly find ways to make the other feel happier, more appreciated, and genuinely loved. Its got cheek, energy and zany rhymes, and its the first book ive read this year which i think is a serious contender for the. A bestselling rhyming story with laughoutloud illustrations from awardwinning pairing kes gray and jim field. Teach early years magazine is the leading b2b title for early years teachers, practitioners and providers, offering expert advice on educating the 05s and. The main concept of this book is to provide a educational aspect of early alliteration and rhyming which can be used in the eyfsks1 classroom to support childrens learning. Children will learn about the frog and its life cycle and experience the pond life with our ribbiting ideas. Winner of the english association 47 yr fiction picture book award 2017. Just send us an email and well put the best up on the site.
Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. I like the book because the frog got splinters in its bum and also because of the dog sitting on the frog. This website and its content is subject to our terms and conditions. Oi frog sound book, oi frog and friends by kes gray. There is a rule that animals must sit on objects that rhyme with them i. Cats sit on mats, hares sit on chairs, mules sit on stools and gofers sit on sofas, but frog does not want to sit on a log.
Feb 06, 2014 oi frog is one of many in its series which is a fun and creative book for children to read. Big book by kes gray a big book edition of this bestselling picture book, perfect for the classroom. A simple mix and match book, with characters from the bestselling oi frog books. The variety of animals covered and what they can sit on is laugh out loud funny e. Jul 28, 2016 dog on a frog is a very cute childrens book. One day, the frog gets upset and decides to change all of the rules for the sake of his own comfort. Jampacked with the silliest of animals, this bestselling rhyming story will have the youngest of readers in fits of laughter. It also won the teach primary new childrens fiction award, madeformums award, bishops stortford picture book award and portsmouth picture book award. Cats sit on gnats, dogs sit on logs, raccoons sit on macaroons, armadillos sit on pillows and. He was noted by the independent as one of the top ten childrens authors in the uk in 2003. Best books for 5yearolds fiveyearolds might be starting to read on their own, but theyll still love a story.
Oi frog is one of many in its series which is a fun and creative book for children to read. A brilliant rhyming readaloud text, jampacked with animals and silliness perfect for children and parents alike. Please contact our group sales team on 0115 721 0622 to book. Sit on a log, said the cat based on the awardwinning oi.
Frogs, snakes, dragonflies, insects, turtles, and ducks live in and around the pond. See more ideas about frog theme, frog activities and frogs preschool. Cats sit on mats, hares sit on chairs, mules sit on stools and gophers sit on sofas. From the awardwinning kes gray and the winner of the roald dahl funny prize. From the creators of the awardwinning and bestselling oi frog. Bright, bold, expressive illustrations add to the fun in this hilarious picture book with a knockout ending. Jampacked with animals and silliness, this original. Pond and frog crafts, activities, games, and printables for preschool and kindergarten.
Expect songs, puppets, laughs and more rhymes than you can shake a chime at. Oi frog and friends, band 1 gray, kes, field, jim isbn. Join frog, cat and dog in this new actionpacked stage adaptation of kes gray and jim fields bestselling books. The book begins with a frog being rather rudely ordered to sit on a log. A title from the wonderful frog series by max velthuisj. I think maybe other kids would like this book too, its very funny and silly, its my new favourite story.
Arnold lobel 19331987 illustrated many wonderful childrens books but is most beloved for his frog and toad stories, including the first one, frog and toad are friends, published in 1970. Oi dog, oi cat, oi duckbilled platypus, oi puppies oi frog and friends is a top ten bestselling series. Fleas sitting on peas and puffins sitting on muffins. Federation of childrens book group younger book category winner 2017. Loved by children and parents, the books have won numerous awards, including the laugh out loud picture book award, and been shortlisted for many more. The oldest fossil protofrog appeared in the early triassic of madagascar, but molecular clock dating suggests their origins may extend further back to the permian, 265 million years ago frogs are widely. The board book edition of the bestselling rhyming story, jampacked with the silliest of animals, with sales soaring over 140,000 copies, will have the youngest of readers in fits of laughter. Weve created six tailormade booklists one for every age up to five years old. This supersilly rhyme is written by kes gray author of the daisy books, and it has pictures by a brilliant artist who has won. Tes global ltd is registered in england company no 02017289 with its registered office at 26 red lion square london wc1r 4hq.
The books have garnered much acclaim, including a caldecott honor for frog and toad are friends and a newbery honor for frog and toad together. On the hunt for a brilliant book for a baby, or the perfect present for a 3yearold. Kes gray and jim field make such a great team in the oi. Frogs crafts, activities, games, and printables kidssoup. When the rains come and the river floods the area, frog, duck, pig and hare are stranded, frog decides to swim across to the hills to find help for his friends. One day, the frog gets upset and decides to change.
Jampacked with the silliest of animals, this rhyming story will have the youngest of readers in fits of laughter. Kes gray is the author of loads of belove childrens books in the uk. Its got cheek, energy and zany rhymes, and its the first book ive read this year which i think is a serious contender for the roald. The order is given by a cat who throughout the book wears expressions that are a mixture of condescending and supercilious. Jampacked with animals and silliness, this original rhyming story. I would definitely recommend for kids from babies up to around my sons age. From the awardwinning kes gray and the winner of the.
This first book focuses on the cat explaining the rules to the frog about what things different animals can sit on. An enchanting and refreshing piece of theatre that. He is the author of the bestselling daisy books, including the awardwinning eat your peas, and billy bucket was winner of the red house childrens book award for younger readers. I do wonder if oi frog will travel stateside i guess it might have to be slightly translated have just been having a conversation on twitter with us friends about oi. Reading comprehension questions in sets of 5 for the whole book. A frog is any member of a diverse and largely carnivorous group of shortbodied, tailless amphibians composing the order anura literally without tail in ancient greek. A pond is a small body of still water and many animals call the pond home. Books in the oi frog and friends series wheelers books.1134 955 917 1346 53 1 119 794 309 609 1134 737 63 1328 547 628 629 173 1171 204 249 1019 1317 1527 1345 1200 86 19 768 1105 645 1437 1148