The stories for the younger children are adapted from famous fables, especially Aesop’s. These stories have stood the test of time—they have traveled from culture to culture, place to place, from generation to generation. They appeal to all age groups.

Index of lesson objectives for books 1-4
  1. challenges
  2. character
  3. character education
  4. commitment
  5. compassion
  6. conflict resolution
  7. contentment
  8. cooperation
  9. courage
  10. decision-making
  11. encouragement
  12. filial piety
  13. goals
  14. gratitude
  15. healthy families
  16. healthy lifestyle
  17. integrity
  18. kindness
  19. leadership
  20. life goals
  21. loyalty
  22. marriage
  23. meaningful life
  24. moral education
  25. perseverance
  26. politeness
  27. relationship skills
  28. religion
  29. respect
  30. responsibility
  31. self-awareness
  32. self-improvement
  33. service
  34. sexuality
  35. social awareness
  36. sportsmanship
  37. teamwork
  38. tolerance
  39. trustworthiness

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Lessons in Book 1

Three Blind Men and the Elephant
The Farmer and the Bundle of Sticks
The Shepherd Boy and the Wolf
The Boys and the Lost Wallet
The Crow and the Pitcher
The Lion and the Gnat
The Dog and His Reflection
The Stag and His Reflection
The Hare and the Tortoise
The North Wind and the Sun
The Ant and the Dove
The Lion and the Mouse
The Ants and the Grasshopper
The Two Goats
The Bear and the Bees
The Goose and the Golden Egg
Belling the Cat