Value: Self Worth

Time: 20 min

Appropriate Ages: 3-10


  • Book: I Don't Want to Be a Frog by Dev Petty

  • Available on Amazon HERE​



  1. Read the story.

  2. Discuss the following questions:

    • Have you ever wished you could change a part of yourself that might be unchangeable? What is it? How does that make you feel?

    • How do the things that make you unique make you good?

Extension Activity: 

1. Draw a simple picture of yourself. Stick figures are fine!

2. Add elements that make you especially unique (long hair, freckles, a special skill or talent like singing, speaking another language, etc.)

3. Why are you glad to be uniquely you? Discuss with a friend.

4. Optional: Can you use the things unique about yourself as inspiration for a short dance?