Aesop’s fable on confidence, inequality and ingenuity generates many ideas. It is a great way to highlight the morals of the story as well as teach about competition, personal qualities and individual differences.
FOCUS OF THE GAMES:
• comprehension check by sequencing the events in the story
• focused grammar practice with simple sentences
• matching game with opposites
IN THE CLASSROOM:
Extend the frame of the fable and let your learners include more animals in the race. Who would win and how? Encourage creativity and language production.