What is a Fable?
A fable is a literary form consisting of a text or narrative whose content is fictitious and that after their final leaves a moral or teaching. In general, a fable presented as characters to objects and animals, which allows for greater empathy and closeness with the children, whom Fables are usually directed.
Taking into account that Fables are aimed at teaching young children, it is that it is essential to whether it is a short story with characters that capture their attention and hold it for few moments. Because of this, it is that than usual is that the characters are animals, whose interaction tells a story in which lathe values themes is central, in order to be able to instill positive values in a way that is entertaining and educational aspects.
As you may guess, the use of Fables turns out to be a very effective educational tool. Therefore, that is of utmost importance that teachers or educators of young children worry have a preparation suitable around literary activities that can be performed on fables, always dealing with place special emphasis on final education or moral.
From Fables is not only foster values in children, they also allowed the development aspects as important as imagination and skills related to creativity, expression, reflection and communication, among others. In addition, the Fables are presented as a good excuse to start to promote reading and all aspects of the literature since very early ages, making use of its attractive characters and their showy contexts and histories, showing reading not only as a source of knowledge, but also as a source of pleasure.