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The miller, the boy and the donkey

Brian Wildsmith

The miller, the boy and the donkey

by Brian Wildsmith

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


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CLC

Statement[based on the fable by La Fontaine]
ContributionsLa Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16431304M

MINI-BOOK The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey This mini-book retelling of one of Aesop’s Fables offers students the opportunity to build their ability to read with ease and confidence. Lexile Level L. The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey Aesop A man and his son were once going with their donkey to market. As they were walking along by his side a countryman passed them and said, "You fools, what is a donkey for but to ride upon?" So the man put the boy on the donkey, and they went on their way.

The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey "Try to please everyone and you will please no one." This is the lesson of Aesop's classic fable about a man, a boy, and a donkey who set out to market—and soon discover that everyone they encounter has advice on how to get there! Readers make a prediction, then sum up the moral of the tale, all while. There is an old fable called The Man, The boy and The Donkey. In this story, the man and the boy (his son) are taking their donkey to a distant market to be sold. Along the way to the market, they walk by several groups of people who comment on them as they pass. Each group has a different point of view and criticism about the way they traveled.

lazy boy ride the donkey? His poor old father has to walk!” So the son got down and the miller rode the donkey. Then they met some women and children. "Why, you mean old man!" one woman shouted. "Your poor little boy has to run to keep up with you on your donkey!” So the miller .   An old man, a boy and a donkey were going to town. The boy rode on the donkey and the old man walked beside him. As they went along they passed some people who remarked it was a shame the old man was walking and the boy was riding. The man and boy thought maybe the critics were right, so they changed positions. Later, they passed some people.


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The Miller, the Boy and the Donkey. One day the miller decides to take his donkey to market and sell him. It seems simple, but the journey proves more difficult than anyone ever thought. By the end of the journey, they all wish they had never set out/5(9).

One fine morning a miller decides to take his donkey to market. It is not a long journey but it turns out to be more tortuous than the The miller or his boy could ever have imagined. Perhaps it is because the people that they meet along the way are more of a hindrance than a help?Cited by: 1.

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ONCE upon a time there was a miller who lived in a little house beside his mill. All day long he worked hard, but at night he went home to his wife and his little boy. One day this miller made The miller his mind that he would take his donkey to the fair and sell it. So he and his. More Books.

A Man and his son were once going with their Donkey to market. As they were walking along by its side a countryman passed them and said: "You fools, what is a Donkey for but to ride upon?" So the Man put the Boy on the Donkey and they went on their way.

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You. So the Man put the Boy on the Donkey and they went on their way. But soon they passed a group of men, one of whom said: “See that lazy youngster, he lets his father walk while he rides.” So the Man ordered his Boy to get off, and got on himself.

So the old man climbed back onto the donkey with his grandson and the two of them rode the donkey on up the road until another group of people expressed their outrage. “That’s animal cruelty. That poor little donkey shouldn’t have to carry two people.” So when the got to the market The old man and the grandson were carrying the donkey.

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What happens when you try to please everyone. In this worksheet, children read a classic fable about a man and his son who get too much advice. Students then answer. A MAN and his son were once going with their Donkey to market.

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‘Cor, look at that poor boy,’ one of the girls said, seeing the son lead the donkey, his father on top. ‘His master should let him ride too.’ ‘Lazy thing.’ The miller was a bit cross, but he liked to please. ‘Get up behind me, son,’ he said. ‘What. Both of you at once!’ the donkey screeched.

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Stories create a magic world around kids. Story time is the happiest time for every this 11+ minutes short story. The miller watched the donkey fall and shook his head. “When the girls laughed at us, I had my son ride the donkey!” the miller said.

“When the men were arguing and said I should ride the donkey I listened to them, too.” “When the girls laughed at us, I had my son ride the donkey!” the miller said. The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey (text) In the Aarne-Thompson classification index, The Miller, his Son and the Donkey is motif and bears many names.

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The Miller and his Son quickly scrambled down, and a short time later, the market place was thrown into an uproar as the two came along carrying the Donkey slung from a pole.

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