TEACHER RESOURCES

Thousand Friends of Frogs' Resources
Frog Curriculum Resources
Frog Identification Resources
Student Resources
Frogs on the Net

 * ISBN numbers are listed for your convenience in finding and ordering books
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Frog Curriculum Resources
Amphibians as Bio-Indicators
Toepfer, Karen L. Topeka, Kansas: Nebraska Department of Education, 1994
A Thousand Friends of Frogs Educator Guide
Available by contacting the project.
Frog Math
Kopp, J. Berkeley, California: Lawrence Hall, 1992.
Frog Trunks
for your classroom available from the Science Museum of Minnesota

http://www.smm.org/educationprograms/schoolsandeducators/Outreach/Trunks.php
Hungry Frog Math Software
http://www.hungryfrog.com/math.html
Minnesota Volunteer
St. Paul, Minnesota: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, May-June. 1995.
Ranger Rick's Nature Scope: Let's Hear it for Herps
Braus, J. Washington, D.C.: National Wildlife Federation, 1987.
Teaching Science Through Discovery
Carin, Arthur A. and Robert Sund. Columbus, Ohio: Charles E. Merril Publishing Co., 1980.

Other Amphibian references selected by our experts
Amphibians and Reptiles of Minnesota.
Breckenridge, W.J. University of Minnesota Press. 1944. (out of print)
Field Herpetology: Methods for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles in Minnesota. Karns, D. R. J.B. Bell Museum of Natural History. Occasional Paper No. 18. 1986.
Life History of the Leopard Frog, Rana pipiens, in Minnesota.
Merrell, D.J. J.B. Bell Museum of Natural History. Occasional Paper No. 15. 1977.
Tadpoles: The Biology of Anuran Larvae
Edited by Roy W. McDiarmid and Ronald Altig. 1999.
General Amphibian References
Ecology and Conservation of Amphibians.
Beebee, T.J.C. Chapman & Hall, New York. 1996.
The Book of the Toad.
DeGraff, R.M. Park Street Press, Rochester, VT. 1991.
Amphibian Biology.
Duellman, W.E. and L. Trueb. McGraw Hill, New York. 1985.
ISBN 0-8018-4780-X
Encyclopedia of Reptiles and Amphibians.
Halliday, T., and K. Adler. Facts on File. New York. 1986.
Measuring and Monitoring Biological Diversity: Standard Methods for Amphibians.
Heyer, W.R., M.A. Donnelly, R.W. McDiarmid, L.A.C. Hayek, and M.S. Foster (eds.). Smithsonian Press, Washington, D.C. 1994.
ISBN 1-56098-270-5
Amphibians and Roads.
Langton, T.E.S. ACO Polymer Products, London. 1989.
Okoboji Wetlands.
Lannoo, M. University of Iowa Press, Iowa City. 1996.
Keeping and Breeding Amphibians.
Mattison, C. Facts on File, New York. 1993.
ISBN 0-7137-2328-9
Frogs and Toads of the World.
Mattison, C. Facts on File, New York. 1988.
ISBN 0-8160-1602-X
The Care of Reptiles and Amphibians in Captivity.
Mattison, C. Rev. 2nd. Ed. Blandford Press, New York. 1987.
Amphibians: Guidelines for the Breeding, Care, and Management of Laboratory Animals.
Nace, G.W. et al. National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C. 1974. (out of print)
Tracking the Vanishing Frogs.
Phillips, K. Penguin Books, New York. 1994.
A Natural History of Amphibians.
Stebbins, R.C. and N.W. Cohen. Princeton University Press, New Jersey. 1995.
ISBN 0-691-10251-1
Herpetology.
Zug, G.R. Academic Press, San Diego. 1993.
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FROG IDENTIFICATION RESOURCES
Books
Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles and Amphibians
Behlet, J.L. and King, F.W. New York, New York: Alfred Knopf, 1979.
ISBN 0-394-50824-6
A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern and Central North America
Conant, R. and Collins, J.T. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin (3rd Edition), 1991.
ISBN 0-395-58389-6
Amphibians and Reptiles of Minnesota
Oldfield, B. and Moriarty, J. Minneapolis, Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press, 1994.
A Guide to Field Identification: Amphibians of North America
Smith, H.M. New York, New York: Golden Press, 1978.
 
Regional (MidWest of North America)
The Amphibians and Reptiles of Missouri.
Johnson, T.R. Missouri Department of Conservation, Jefferson City. 1987.
Amphibians and Reptiles of Manitoba.
Preston, W.B. Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature, Winnipeg. 1982.
Natural History of Amphibians and Reptiles of Wisconsin.
Vogt, R.C. Milwaukee Public Museum. 1981. (out of print)
Amphibians and Reptiles of North Dakota.
Wheeler, G.C. and J. Wheeler. University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. 1966. (out of print)

North America
Handbook of Salamanders.
Bishop, S.C. Comstock Press, Ithaca, New York. 1947.
A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians.
Stebbins, R.C. 2nd. ed., Houghton Mifflin, Boston. 1985.
Handbook of Frogs and Toads.
Wright, A.H. and A.A. Wright. Comstock Press, Ithaca, New York. 1949.
ISBN 0-8014-8232-1
 
Tapes
Calls of Minnesota's Frogs and Toads: Reference and Training Tape
Lang, Elliot. Nature Sound Studio, 1998. For the Minnesota Frog Watch.
The Call of Frogs and Toads
Eliot, L. Post Mills, VT: Chelsea Green Publishing, 1992.
Voices of the Night: The Calls of the Frogs and Toads of Eastern North America Wiewandt, T. Ithaca, NY: Library of Natural Sounds, 1982.

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