Aesop’s fables are the perfect stories to teach kids about plot and theme. The kids love the culminating skit project and it breathes life and excitement into your literacy units on the theme and plot.
This packet includes:
An introduction to Aesop’s life
4 printables of Aesop’s fables to use for the students to identify the theme.
Resources of where to find a collection of on-line fables.
Plot partS printable
Theme part printable
Included is a plot and theme skit project with printables and instructions. These printables can be used with any story. These include:
A plot diagram writing sheets
A theme diagram
Skit writing organizer
Script writing worksheet
Character and setting planners
Sign up sheet for group project