Focus: Students are introduced to fables and stories that have delighted people for generations, including Aesop’s fables, a folktale of Anansi the Spider, and Beatrix Potter’s “The Tale of Peter Rabbit.” Students increase their vocabulary and reading comprehension skills, learn valuable lessons about virtues and behavior, and become familiar with the key elements of a story.
Number of Lessons: 10
Lesson Time: 60 minutes each. Each lesson may be divided into shorter segments.
Additional Search Terms: folktales • Aesop’s fables • sayings and phrases • moral of the story • fiction