This packet is the perfect supplement to your Aesop Fables unit and focuses specifically on The Fox and the Grapes.
The packet includes:
Page 1 Cover
Page 2 Resources
Page 3 Fable Anchor Chart
Page 4 The Fox and the Grapes Cover (black and white)
Page 5 Graphic Organizer
Page 6-7 What Does It Mean? Students will look up words in a dictionary (paw, vine, ripe, sour, thirsty).
Page 8-9 What Does It Mean? Blank pages if you want to choose other words
Page 10-11 Readers Response - letter to the fox & deciding if the fox was right/wrong to give up
Page 12-15 Story Hunt with Answer Key
Page 16-21 Fox Craft
Page 22 - 24 Grapes Craft (Students will identify characters, setting, beginning, middle, end of story and the lesson of the fable)
Page 25 Credits
In my classroom, I print pages 4-7, 10 and staple into a packet. Students complete the other Readers Response (letter to the fox) during Writers Workshop and attach the fox craft. They complete the grapes craft as a reading comprehension review.