Baxter’s Corner & Folkmanis
Fred the Frog "Sideways Fred" – Softcover Story of Determination & Folkmanis Finger Puppet
Building Character is Child's Play
"Jumping," thought Fred, "looks like wonderful fun. I can't wait to grow legs and hop in the sun."
One of Fred the Frog’s new legs is shorter than the other, making it difficult for him to jump.
This premier edition of "Sideways Fred" features our signature Go Beyond section.
Animate Fred’s mouth and forelegs of this awesome amphibian and squeeze the airbag in his belly to extend the rear legs.
- Together they can be endless amounts of fun going beyond the story!
This premier edition of "Sideways Fred" features our signature Go Beyond section with animal facts, crafts, and challenges. “What Do You Think?” questions expand a child’s understanding of the story and illustrations. Geared towards the young reader, these activities are fun ways to develop language and problem-solving skills through play. Parents and caregivers appreciate the self-guided nature of the section which requires little involvement on their part.
The Folkmanis® Finger Frog is ready for summertime fun and bound to be a big winner at the next county fair! Together they can be endless amounts of fun going beyond the story!
One of Fred the Frog’s new leg is shorter than the other, making it difficult for him to jump. Every young reader will applaud Fred’s persistence as he figures out his special way to jump. “Sideways Fred” has vibrant illustrations and rhyming text, it is perfect for reading aloud with your child or grandchild.
Baxter’s Corner books support the Common Core Standards which also make it fantastic for educators. Educator guides with core-aligned classroom activities are available for free download at our website: www.BaxtersCorner.com.
Children’s Books – Begin reading aloud at 3 months - 8 Years