We read "The Ugly Duckling."
How many eggs hatched in the story?
How many ducklings were cute, yellow, and fuzzy?
How many ducklings were gray and ugly?
Why was the ugly duckling sad?
The other birds were mean to the poor ugly duckling. They called him ugly and said they didn't want to play with him.
Why did the ugly duckling hide from the swans?
He thought he was still an ugly duckling and the swans would pick on him the same way the other birds had.
Surprise! When the ugly duckling looked at his reflection in the water, what did he see?
He saw that he was no longer an ugly duckling, but now a beautiful swan.