Students will identify the theme, moral, lesson, and central message of a story. Students will use text evidence, identify the theme, understand vocabulary, identify story elements, retell and summarize. Aesop's fables are a wonderful way to teach these important skills. The Town Mouse & the Country Mouse is a perfect fable with a wonderful theme.
You can use these 6 different graphic organizers to teach your students about fables. You will discuss the character traits of each character, the problem, the moral and how your could use the lesson in your own life. Here are the fables represented: The Grasshopper and the Ant The Fox and the Grapes The Lion and the Mouse The Shepherd Boy and the Wolf The Farmer and the Eagle The Fox and the Crow
(FREE) Fables have been used since the beginning of time to teach children important lessons of life, ethics, and morality. This simple writing response sheet can be used during your lessons about fables and other types of literature. #kellysclassroom