Life Cycle of a Frog Worksheet

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The life cycle of a frog worksheet is a vibrant, interactive tool tailored specifically for kindergarten through 2nd grade students.

This captivating resource combines writing, crafts, and a spinning wheel activity to make learning about the stages of a frog’s life cycle, egg, tadpole, froglet, to adult, an engaging and hands-on experience.

Designed with young learners in mind, it simplifies complex biological concepts into fun, accessible activities that not only educate but also entertain.

By integrating these free life cycle worksheets into lessons or playtime, teachers and parents can help children develop their understanding of nature, enhance fine motor skills, and foster a love for science and exploration.

It’s a dynamic way to bring the wonders of amphibian life right into the classroom or home, making learning about the natural world a memorable adventure.

life cycle of a frog worksheets

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Frog life cycle worksheets

The kids are going to love our free life cycle of a frog activity. Scroll to the bottom of the page for these free frog printables that will be sent in a pdf file via email.

Supplies needed:

Life cycle of a frog coloring page

This frog life cycle coloring page is so much fun. Children can enjoy coloring the pond, lily pads, frogspawn, tadpoles, froglets, and adult frogs. 

frog lifecycle coloring pages

Life cycle of a frog craft

This hoppy life cycle of a frog features, coloring, cutting practice, gluing and folding.

I recommend coloring the images in first, but if you are working with much younger children then you might want to cut them in advance. 

frog lifecycle printables

Sort the images into the correct order and glue them under the frog.

life cycle of a frog printables
free life cycyle of a frog

Frog life cycle wheel free printable

Next, create a life cycle of a frog spinner wheel. But before you do ask the children to complete the frog facts questions at the top of the page.

Have fun with all of our life cycle of a frog activities!

  • Frog eggs are laid in the pond.
  • Tadpoles use gills to breathe in the water.
  • Tadpoles at 6 weeks old form hind legs.
  • A young frog is called a Froglet. At 2-4 months have formed front legs and now breathe air using the lungs.
  • Once the long tail is reabsorbed by the body the froglet becomes a frog.
life cycyle of a frog worksheets

Place the pages on top of each other and cut out the 2 circles. Make sure on the frog life cycle image you cut out the blank quarter.

Place the frog life cycle image with the quarter cut out on top of the other image and add a brass fastener to the middle. 

Life cycyle of a frog activities

Illustrate the life cycle of a frog worksheet

The final life cycle of a frog worksheet is where the children draw the correct image into each of the circles.

frog lifecycle drawing

When you have completed these worksheets why not have some fun with these 5 speckled frogs printable puppets?

We love to add the Life Cycles book to our studies.

The life cycle of a frog books

We always like to add new books to any of our studies as they are a great way for the kids to visualize better. You can either check them out at your local library or buy them.

Our top 5 favorite books about the frogs life cycle are:

I Am a Frog: A Book About Frogs for Kids. This beautifully illustrated picture book is great for younger students.

The Life Cycle of a Frog. This book details the changes in a frog at the four stages: egg, tadpole, froglet, and adult. Illustrations, photographs, and easy-to-read text explain the facts about how the frog breathes and eats at each stage. Differences in the metamorphosis of frogs in southern and northern climates. Dangers to frogs from pollution, pesticides, and destruction of habitat.

National Geographic Readers: Tadpole to Frog. This book is perfect for parents and kids to read together. 

How Does a Tadpole Grow? This board book is part of the Life Cycles with The Very Hungry Caterpillar (The World of Eric Carle).

And the Bullfrogs Sing: A Life Cycle Begins. Is a rhyming nonfiction picture book all about the life of a bullfrog.

Younger children will enjoy our favorite frog books for preschool.

What are the life stages of a frog?

The different stages of a frog’s life cycle are:

  1.  egg,
  2. tadpole,
  3. tadpole with legs (baby frog),
  4. froglet,
  5. adult frog

The frog can live for between 2 and 10 years in the wild, depending on the species. The kids will also enjoy our free parts of a frog worksheet.

Fun facts about frogs for kids

These are some fun facts about frogs the kids will love:

  1. There are over 5000 known species of frog
  2. They have excellent night vision
  3. Frogs were the first animals with vocal cords
  4. A group of frogs is called an army
  5. The Goliath frog is the world’s largest frog species.
  6. Frogs live on every continent, except Antarctica.

Younger students will also enjoy our free frog worksheets for preschoolers.



Tips for downloading the free files

Below you will see a large sign-up box where you need to add your name and email address, and press I NEED THIS NOW!

Within minutes you will be sent the free PDF directly to your email address, so you can print it out and start using it immediately.

Sometimes emails get a little wonky, so if you can’t see it, please check your spam folder where I am sure it is hiding.

Download the free life cycle of a frog activities

If you are running short on time you can download all of our life cycle worksheets. There are 247 pages over 23 different life cycles.

Make sure you choose the correct paper size and click on the shrink to fit button. All of our free printables for kids work better when printed on cardstock (this is the one we use and love.)

Last Updated on 8 April 2024 by Clare

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