Fables is an activity workbook based on a collection of folk tales and fables written for a grade 1 level. This is a workbook based on the reader Fables, also available on our site.
This grade 1 workbook is packed full of reading comprehension exercises, writing, and word/sound learning exercises suitable for Grade 1 and ESLbeginners, These exercises can also make great ESL printables.
The following fables are included in this grade 1 workbook:
King Log and King Crane
The Two Dogs
The Hares and the Frogs
The Two Mules
The Dog and the Mule
The Bag of Coins
The Dog and the Ox
The Fox and the Grapes
The Fox and the Hen
The Fox and the Crane
The Tree and the Reeds
See more of our books about Fables below
The Good Fox – A new fable-The Good Fox is a fable about a fox who succeeds through kindness. It reinforces how doing good is rewarding and being kind to others is important. The book also has lots of fun repetition so can be suitable for children learning to read. Sample Text from The Good Fox Fox awoke and she was ...
The Smile – Inuit Fable-In the harsh Arctic winter a girl, her family, and her dog struggle to survive. When her parents go in search of food the girl has a dream and resurrects the village landmark which in turn brings them good fortune. The book is adorned with gorgeous Inuit inspired art. Terms in the book: inunnguaq – ...
More Classic Tales – CKLA Supplemental Reader Grade 3-Core Knowledge Foundation is back with more classic tales, this time tailored for Grade 3 reading levels. This classic tale compilation features The Frog Prince, The Fisherman and his Wife, Rumpelstiltskin, The Queen Bee, Rapunzel, Hanzel and Gretel, Beauty and the Beast, The Magic Paintbrush, The Tiger, the Brahman, and the Jackel, and A Christmas ...
Robin Hood – Mashed Myths-A tale of Robin Hood and his Merry Men like you’ve never heard it before. King Prince John and the Sheriff are trying to capture Robin Hood with some not very cleverly disguised traps, and Robin Hood continues to rob from the rich and give to the poor but with some entertaining twists. MASHED MYTHS ...
Goat, Dog, and Cow – A fable-Have you ever wondered why dogs run after cars, goats run away from them, and cows just stand their ground? This book will tell you why. Sample Text from Goat, Dog, and Cow Goat, Dog and Cow were great friends. One day they went on a journey in a taxi. They reached the end of ...
The Magic Mirror-The Magic Mirror – A witch puts a curse on the village children, only Sam and Soy, brother and sister, are free from the curse. Sam must find the magic mirror to defeat the witch and bring it back within 3 days. Sam and Soy meet many mysterious creatures along their journey. Will Sam and ...
The Woodcutter of Gura – A folk tale from Ethiopia-The woodcutter of Gura set out to chop wood one day. He climbed up a tree, perched himself on a branch and began cutting. The village priest who was passing by warned him that if he cut the very branch he was sitting on, he would surely fall down and die. Find out what the ...
Why Do Birds Sing At Dawn – Fun folktale-In Why Do Birds Sing At Dawn we find a fun folktale style story about birds singing at Dawn. Mama bird goes on a mission to save the forest and the babies are left alone, they miss her, learning to sing gives them hope she will return and she does. Illustrated by Emmanuel Grebo, Written ...
Aesop’s Fables – Illustrated for Children-Here’s another bumper edition of Aesop’s fables, this one includes 147 fables, beautifully illustrated by Milo Winter. The contents is hyperlinked, and the morals have been summarised at the beginning for easy reference. This edition, formatted by Free Kids Books, is also available in pdf, flipbook, and in an editable (odt) format. Aesop’s fables for ...
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its just right it not too complex
I wish I knew of this sight when I had a grade 1 student this would have been perfect:(
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