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L is for Lion
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Fables > The Lion and the Mouse
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Select a lion or mouse printable craft
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The Lion and Mouse
Aesop's Fables are an
entertaining way to foster the love of reading, increase vocabulary
and learn a life lesson that will be useful to our children for the
rest of their lives.
I suggest a good place to start is to explain or review in simple terms what
is a fable.
fable - story that teaches a
lesson: a short story with a
moral, especially one in which the characters are animals.
Children love fables because most of them feature animals as the
Here is a list of printable materials to use for the activity -
links are in the materials column. Note: No words or
letters were added to the activity/party card and puzzle craft
templates so these can be adapted by viewers wishing to use them in
other languages and to allow for educators to choose their lettering
of choice: standard or modern manuscript.
1. Fable Poster with Image and Text in English
Now let's read one of the most famous: 1. The Lion and the
Read and print this
text only version or print
fable card. Exhibit in a flannel board, poster
board or easel. Visit two richly illustrated online
Discuss the lesson of this fable and maybe you can come up with some
real life situations that apply to it.
2. Printable Activity Party Sets:
Lion theme and Mouse
These sets can
be used as part of the presentation of the fable. The
sets are available in color or black and white so the children can color and decorate them.
3. Alphabet printable lesson plan activities >
L is for Lion and M
is for Mouse
4. Printable crafts > Select a printable craft in
the lion and and mouse
5. Coloring pages >
Lion and the Mouse
Realistic Images (simple activity to color and make hand held puppets with a
Lion | Mouse
All of the above materials are intended to help you make a
memorable and fun presentation of the fable.
* computer paper and/card stock
* something to color with
easel, poster board or flannel board to exhibit the fable story card
and other printed materials.