Here is another 2 for the price of one fable set. They are "The Tortoise and the Hare" and "The Milkmaid's Pail." The first one is the confident hare losing a race to a turtle. The second one is about a milkmaid who dreams about what she'll do with money made from selling milk. In the end she stumbles and spills it all.
Each activity has a simple reading strategy that encourages students to look back up to the stories and use the context to answer several comprehension questions. Using this strategy should increase student retention.The last question of each fable asks them to pick the lesson or moral, which is making inferences. The stories have cute drawings to spark interest and discussion. Answer keys are included.