Very good idea to support this story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Many of my Little children like posting items, and looking for and identifying the fruit as we read the story and they post. We also talk about our likes and dislikes, our favourites and also about healthy food and treats. I downloaded this activity from ...
The baby's own Aesop : being the fables condensed in rhyme with portable morals pictorially pointed by Walter Crane. Engraved and printed in colours by Edmund Evans : Aesop : Free Download & Streaming : Internet Archive
While not an Oliver Jeffers' fanatic, I'm a rabid Jon Scieszka fan. When I want to laugh out loud, and snort while taking breaths back in, I turn to him. The kids enjoy the goofy, whacky illustrations while I get to chuckle and fight with them to turn the pages. These tales will explain in very direct language why certain things are the way they are. In fable.
Indian Jataka Tales present many fables with animals. Today, they are also presented as online fables for kids or children's short story with moral lessons. http://fablefantasy.com/crocodile-and-monkey-a-fable-story-with-animals-from-jataka-tales/