Fables

5th Grade, Research and Inquiry Activities

1. Connect to this link: http://www.fablevision.com/place/library/index.html.

2. Choose a fable that looks interesting to you. Beneath its title, click on a version to download depending on whether you’re using a Mac or Windows computer. Choose Open, then double-click on the file that appears. Click on the title screen to begin.

3. Read the fable you selected. Select the right page to continue.
4. Many fables are meant to teach a lesson, or moral. Did your fable have a moral? If so, what was it?

5. Can you think of another fable or story that teaches the same moral? Think about any book or movie you have read or seen, or something that has happened to you in real life.



To read more about fables, go to http://home.freeuk.net/elloughton13/aesop.htm.