English KS1/KS2: Aesop's Fables -17. The Lion and the Mouse

Synopsis

A mouse happens upon a sleeping lion in the forest. Unwisely, he climbs up onto the lion and boasts about how mice need not be scared of lazy lions. The lion, by now not asleep, grabs the mouse and prepares to eat it.

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