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 Farmer’s Treasure
ReadOasis Step 3 A Fable by Aesop, Retold by Cana Short There once was a farmer who became very ill. He visited the doctor, who told him that he would not live much longer. The farmer had a wife and two sons. He hoped to find a way to... Read more
The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Step 1)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 1 (Part 1) Illustration by Milo Winter The Boy was sleepy. It was not interesting staying in the fields all day and watching sheep. The sheep always did the same thing. They ate grass. They walked around, and they ate more grass. After that, they... Read more
The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Step 2)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 1) Illustration by Milo Winter The Boy was bored. It was not interesting staying in the fields all day and watching sheep. The sheep always did the same thing. They ate grass. They walked around, and they ate more grass. After that, they... Read more
The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Step 2)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 2) The Boy watched, and then he began to cry at the sight of blood. The Wolf heard the Boy’s crying and looked right into his eyes. “No!” said the Boy. “You may have your way with the sheep, but you can’t have... Read more
The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Step 1)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 1 (Part 2) The Boy watched, and then he began to cry when he saw blood. The Wolf heard the Boy’s crying and looked right into his eyes. “No!” said the Boy. “You may have your way with the sheep, but you can’t have your... Read more
The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Step 2)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 3) It seemed like slow motion. He felt himself falling right into the center of the pack of wolves. He fell down and down into a mass of black hair, red mouths, and white, sharp teeth. He remembered his life as a child,... Read more
The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Step 1)
By Aesop ReadOasis Step 1 (Part 3) It seemed like slow motion. He felt himself falling right into the center of the pack of wolves. He fell down and down into their black hair, red mouths, and big, white teeth. He remembered his life as a child, the voice... Read more