The Lion and the Mouse

El león y el ratón

The Lion and the Mouse

The Lion and the Mouse

The Lion and the Mouse

The Lion and the Mouse

The Lion and the Mouse

Fable (fiction), 249 words, Level I (Grade 1), Lexile 450L

A tiny mouse stumbles upon a sleeping lion and finds herself trapped under his huge paw. Just as she is about to become an afternoon snack for Lion, Mouse convinces him to let her go, promising to help Lion one day. Will the small mouse be able to help the mighty lion? Students will enjoy the colorful, supportive illustrations while they learn about sequencing events and connecting to prior knowledge.