Help students identify the theme by finding the main message of classic Aesop fables supported by text details. Students will learn how to construct an open response answer.
Included is the unit plan with 8 detailed lessons. Lessons include Modeled, Shared, Guided and Independent activities. Student worksheets for constructing responses includes organizer, draft template, editing checklists, and a rubric. Hamburger paragraph anchor chart and assessment tracking page are also included.
The retold Aesop fables included:
The Lion and Mouse
The Ant and the Grasshopper
The Four Oxen and the Lion
The Fox and Stork
The Boys and the Frogs
The Goose With the Golden Eggs
There are two versions of each story included, one in small font appropriate for teacher use, and one in larger font for student use, both in an easily printable format.
V2 - Product updated January 9, 2016