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Fun with Fairy Tales, Folktales, and Fables! {A Common Core Aligned Unit}

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2nd, 3rd
Common Core Standards
RL.2.2, RL.3.2
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This common core aligned unit on fairy tales, folktales, and fables is sure to be a hit with your students! Included are:

*Common Core Alignment
*Posters for the Classroom (Fairy Tale, Folktale, Fable)
*List of Fairy Tales
*List of Folktales
*List of Fables
*Story Elements Poster (as described in the Model Curriculum)
*Summarizing Sheet
*Fable Recording Chart
*Write Your Own Fable Activity- students receive two animal cards and write a fable about them. Included are animal cards, a graphic organizer for brainstorming, and publishing paper

Comparing and Contrasting Activities including:
*Book Comparison Chart- includes 6 classic fairy tales and different versions of each
*Venn Diagrams for each fairy tale- in color and black & white
*Comparing Stories Graphic Organizer

*Point of View Book List

Opinion Writing Activities including:
*Opinion Writing Ideas- students can write an opinion piece on which fairytale version they liked better or which character they believed (using the books from different points of view)
*Opinion Writing Classroom Poster
*Pre-Writing Graphic Organizer
*Opinion Writing Publishing Paper

Thanks for checking this item out! Let me know if you have any questions. =)
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44
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On  July 14, 2013,  Buyer asked:
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Can you give me the list of stories that go with your activities? Thanks
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On  January 23, 2013,  Debra M. asked:
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Does your unit include GRR lessons for Reader's Workshop and / or Writer's Workshop?
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Could you explain what you mean by GRR? Thanks!

Erin
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Fun with Fairy Tales, Folktales, and Fables! {A Common Cor
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Fun with Fairy Tales, Folktales, and Fables! {A Common Cor
Fun with Fairy Tales, Folktales, and Fables! {A Common Cor