Jealousy is a feeling that makes you feel cold and mean. This lion is very jealous of a talented duckling, even though the lion is quite talented himself! The lion wants to be the best and the only one that others will admire. He doesn’t understand that being jealous only makes him feel unhappy. Poor lion! He is so jealous of the duckling that he doesn’t see the duckling’s other good traits!
“The Jealous Lion” is a fun rhyming story about understanding the feeling of jealousy, especially for young readers from 4-7 years old. It is a story that teaches children that being jealous will only makes them feel bad, angry and sad about themselves and others around them.