The Boy Who Cried Wolf

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Boost the importance of telling the truth with an audiobook taken from Aesop's fable, "The Boy Who Cried Wolf." This version is told by the young boy who is now a grown man looking back on the time he made the unfortunate decision to lie. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Discuss the importance of telling the truth, invite pupils to detail a time when they told the truth or lied and the lesson they learned 
  • Create an Aesop-themed bulletin board that showcases the fable and the moral of the story 
  • Print the transcript for those that follow along best using a hard-copy 
Classroom Considerations

  • If listening independently, provide headphones for class members to use for better focus 
Pros

  • Encourages honesty
  • The narrator is easy to follow along with and engaging 
  • Provides a story overview, transcript, and the option to download
Cons

  • Webpage contains ads and visible user comments