The Ants and the Grasshopper

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In this short fable, a hungry grasshopper asks a family of ants for food after spending all of his summer making music instead of saving food. As students read, they should take note of the interaction between the ants and the grasshopper and how that contributes to the moral of the story. This fable is for 5th grade readers.

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