The wind and the sun
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The wind and the sun an Aesop fable by Bernadette Watts

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Published by North-South Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Fables.,
  • Folklore.

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The sun and the wind test their strength by seeing which of them can force a man to remove his cloak.

Edition Notes

Statementretold and illustrated by Bernadette Watts.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.2.W35 Wi 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1701785M
ISBN 101558581626, 1558581634
LC Control Number92002653

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The Wind and the Sun Hardcover – July 1, by Aesop (Author)Cited by: 3. The wind and the sun is a calming book to me. It present how much strength there is in a single, quiet, consistent action. The wind and the sun tale reminds me of the children's version of peaceful protecting, Ghandi's walks of peace, and other actions by adults through the years that have made great statements with little movement or voice/5. The title story, "The Wind from the Sun," is a suspenseful tale of a race using spacecraft that use only the pressure of sunlight as propulsion. It's also famous for being published only a month apart from a Poul Anderson story using similar themes but a very different storyline.4/5. The Wind and the Sun Use this book to teach fluency in reading. Introduce unfamiliar or difficult words that students will come across in the text, including sight words.

The Sun and the Wind A wonderfully atmospheric retelling of Aesop’s classic fable, retold specially for children. The sun knows he’s strong, but the wind thinks he’s stronger. In The Contest Between the Sun and the Wind: An Aesop’s Fabl e, the sun’s kindness illuminates the paradoxical strength of gentleness. Readers will learn the importance of resourcefulness, respect, and courage, and teachers can download August House’s free lesson plans that are aligned with the Common Core Standards/5(14). Unit 4: The Wind and the Sun Student’s book Step 1: Books are kept closed at the beginning of the lesson. Ask the children if they know Aesop’s fable The Wind and the Sun. Use flashcards or body language to present the heroes of the fable. The children listen to the story on the CD (twice or more times, if necessary). You may wish to act outFile Size: 1MB.   The Sun was declared stronger than the Wind. Moral: Brute force can’t achieve what a gentle smile can. The Wind and The Sun Story| Moral Stories for Kids T+ T+ aisha.

  The Sun and the Wind (Picture Book Classics) [Mackinnon, Mairi, Di Chiara, Francesca] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Sun and the Wind (Picture Book Classics)/5(8). The Wind and The Sun an Aesop Fable The wind and the sun argued one day over which one was the stronger. Spotting a man man traveling on the road, they sported a challenge to see which one could remove the coat from the man's back the quickest. The wind began. Once the Wind and the Sun came to have a quarrel. Either of them claimed to be a stronger. At last they agreed to have a trial of strength. "Here comes a traveller. Let us see who can strip him of his clock," said the Sun. The Wind agreed and chose to have the first turn. He blew in the hardest possible way. As a result, the traveller wrapped.   Samuel Croxall (The Wind and the Sun) A DISPUTE once arose betwixt the North-wind and the Sun, about the superiority of their power; and they agreed to try their strength upon a traveller, which should be able to get his cloak off first. The North-wind began, and blew a very cold blast, accompanied with a sharp. driving shower.