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 Young Crab and His Mother
Moral: Do not tell others how to act unless you can set a good example.
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 Young Crab and His Mother