Enjoy ten timeless tales from Aesop! Each fable has been adapted for intermediate grade readers. The corresponding set of reading comprehension questions asks students to answer inferential questions, find meanings of words in context, describe story elements, determine the moral, and more. Add these pages to your fables unit, or use them as stand-alone exercises.
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• “The Ants and the Grasshopper”
• “The Boy Who Cried Wolf”
• “The Donkey and the Load of Salt”
• “The Fox and the Crow”
• “The Fox and the Grapes”
• “The Goose and the Golden Eggs”
• “The Miller, His Son, and the Donkey”
• “The Peacock”
• “The Tortoise and the Hare”
• “The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse”
Click on PREVIEW to take a peek at three stories, questions, and sample answers.
For a complete fables unit, pair these stories with Writing Fables
. Your third, fourth, or fifth grade students will love reading Aesop’s fables ~ and writing them too!