Thursday, January 21, 2010

Another Cudly Frog

less blurry video this time too.

Hope the tickler washed their hands both before and after this!

Thursday, January 14, 2010

Frog Conductor


Monday, January 11, 2010

Flip the Frog cartoon

The first Flip the Frog cartoon made in 1930. Using 2 strip Technicolor film with sound. Made by Ub Iwerks, the co-creator of Mickey Mouse after he left Disney and set up his own studio.This was the only Flip the Frog cartoon that was 'color'

Monday, January 4, 2010

Frog Asronaut


Saturday, January 2, 2010

Felt Frog Craft

How to make a Puddle-Jumping Frog

With bendable arms and legs, the puddle-jumping frog won't ever get his feet wet. This frog craft even has a tongue to catch flies. Once he is assembled and the glue dries, kids can pose the frog in whatever shape they want.

What You'll Need:

* Felt: 12x15 inches each of dark green and light green
* Masking tape
* Scissors
* Chenille stems: 2 green, 1 red
* Fabric glue
* Tissue
* Poms: 2 small white, 1/2 inch each; 2 blue, 1/4 inch each

Click for directions

Birth of Surinam Toads

When Surinam Toads mate, the male fertilizes the eggs and rubs them onto the female's back, where they adhere… and the female's skin responds by swelling and enveloping the eggs. Then, a few months later, we get this lovely scene: