These lessons provide several fables to read aloud to students and include extensive questions to promote reading comprehension and build your students' vocabulary. I am impressed with the prompts that are included to utilize prior to reading and encourage students to use their background knowledge.
You can use this awesome lesson in your classroom to help teach synthesizing with fables! What an incredible way to incorporate two skills at once! There is also a great printable that can be used for students to record their thinking.
It is so important to teach values to your students, and fables provide perfect examples for these lessons. This article provides evidence on why fables are a great way to teach values in the classroom.