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The Lion and the Mouse

Book meta-data
  • Reading Box: Orange (Levels 15-16)
  • Year: One
  • Fiction/Nonfiction: Fiction
  • Theme/Topic: Animals birds and insects, Friends
  • Page Count: 8
  • Reading Level: 15-16
  • Item Code: 300203
  • Sounds: o-e, au, ew, aw
  • Phonics Phase: Phase 5 Set 2: Vowel Sounds – ay, ou, ie, ea, oy, ir, ue, aw, wh, ph, ew, oe, au, ey, a-e, e-e, i-e, o-e, u-e, /zh/
  • Tricky Words: the, some, idea, once, gnaw, do, you, to, lion, was, oh, please, caught, one, he, Mr, I, be, forgive, to, laughed, me, go
  • Curriculum Codes: ACELY1659, ACELA1821, ACELA1822, ACELA1455, ACELA1778, ACELA1459, ACELA1458, ACELA1457, ACELA1449, ACELA1450
Reader Description

Once upon a time, a lion was saved by a mouse. Read this classic fable and learn about how small friends may prove to be great friends one day.

After you have completed the Reader

Look up some other Aesop's fables in the library and read them. Which stories do you enjoy most and why?

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