Enjoy a printable version of this timeless fable from Aesop designed to help teach lessons in virtuous behavior and morality. This resource has over-sized text and a color image, which make it appealing to young readers.
Aesop's Fable: The Oak and the Reeds
Moral: Better to yield when it is folly to resist, than to resist stubbornly and be destroyed.
This resource uses text and images from the 1919 version of Aesop for Children with pictures by Milo Winter.
Focus: Virtues, morality, fables
Theme: Aesop's Fable: The Oak and the Reeds