The Fox and the Grapes (Step 1)
A Story by AesopReadOasis Step 1 A fox saw some fine grapes. The grapes were hanging up in a high place. The fox said to himself, "Those grapes look good. I want to eat them." The fox did his best to get the grapes. He jumped high into the... Read more
The Bad Dog (Step 1)
ReadOasis Step 1 By Aesop There once was a bad dog. He would run after people and try to eat them without any warning. He was a great trouble to everyone who came to his owner's house. So his owner put a bell around his neck so that people... Read more
The Pig and the Sheep
Adapted from Aesop ReadOasis Step 4 One day a Shepherd saw a fat Pig walking about in a field. The Shepherd left his sheep for a moment and quietly walked towards the Pig. But the Pig saw the Shepherd coming, and it screamed, “Oink, oink, oink” and ran away.... Read more
The Dog and the Cook (Step 1)
ReadOasis Step 1 By Aesop A rich man asked many of his friends and associates to a dinner party. His dog thought it would be a good opportunity to ask another Dog to join them. So he went to a friend and said, "My owner is giving a dinner... Read more
The Farmer and the Donkey (Step 2)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 2) After going a little farther, they passed a party of women and children. The Farmer heard them say, "What a selfish old man! He himself rides in comfort, but he lets his poor little boy follow as best he can on his... Read more
The Dog and the Cook (Step 2)
ReadOasis Step 2 By Aesop A rich man invited many of his friends and associates to a dinner party. His dog thought it would be a good opportunity to invite another Dog. So he went to a friend and said, "My master is giving a dinner party. There will... Read more
The Farmer and the Donkey (Step 1)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 1 (Part 1) The Farmer woke up very early. He held his arms up high and walked towards the kitchen in the quiet of the morning. The floor made sounds as he crossed the house. He stepped quietly because he didn’t want to wake his... Read more
The Wind and the Sun
ReadOasis Step 2 By Aesop An argument arose between the North Wind and the Sun. Each claimed that he was stronger than the other. At last, they agreed to test their powers upon a traveller. They would see who could get the man to take off his coat first.... Read more
The Farmer and the Donkey (Step 1)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 1 (Part 2) After going a little farther, they passed a party of women and children. The Farmer heard them say, "What a selfish old man! He sits on the horse but lets his poor little boy follow as best he can on his own... Read more
The Farmer and the Donkey (Step 2)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 1) The Farmer woke up before sunrise. He stretched his arms up high and walked towards the kitchen in the dark of the morning. The floor made sounds as he crossed the house. He stepped quietly because he didn’t want to wake his... Read more