The Little Red Hen And The Ear Of Wheat


Listen to the story

‘The Little Red Hen And The Ear Of Wheat’ by Mary Finch, illustrated by Elizabeth Bell

Early Years Core Book List Title.

Theme; importance of helping others, bread, and growing food

When the cockerel and the mouse refuse to help her with her chores, the Little Red Hen does all the work herself. But her companions are all too eager to help her eat up the delicious brown loaf that she makes. Do They deserve to share it? What do you think?

* Purchased with funding from the Myatt Garden P.T.A. in 2013. (Title applique image on the cloth sack by Lisa Bennett).