Fairy Tales on Trial Unit
In this unit, your students will practice both point of view and perspective as they work with different versions of NINE well-known fairytales!
You will need copies of the following stories, both the "original" and "fractured" versions. Many of the originals can be fou
This is an activity that we use when comparing different point of views throughout our fairy tale unit. Often times we begin with the traditional version of the fairy tale, and then we read the fractured version from a different character's point of view. Students choose an event that occurred in bo
Included are six charts for students to complete according to the
point of view of characters in popular fairy tales.
Each chart has five thought provoking questions related to a specific fairy tale. Students answer each question from the point of view of the four characters listed at the top o
This is a great freebie to use when learning about perspective/point of view!
After reading both stories (The Three Little Pigs and The True Story of the Three Little Pigs) we discussed what perspective/point of view is and its significance in stories. Please note that this was broken into two day
This fractured fairy tale activity includes student directions for writing their tales, a rubric for scoring purposes, and a two-page teacher written example, "Cinders Meets Her Match" to project via a document camera. It is a perfect way to introduce the point of view standard as well as writing n
This is a mini-unit on point of view using The Three Little Pigs by Barry Moser and The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka. Story maps and point of view organizers are included for both trade books. At the end of my unit I put my students into groups and let them pick a story and th
After reading three different versions of the same story (The Three Little Pigs), students will be expected to read a short excerpt from the story and decide which version it came from. This quiz comes after extensive discussion about whose point of view each of the stories are being told from and
Fractured Fairy Tales
This packet has all you need for your students write their own fractured fairy tales. Included is a Common Core list, resource list, 3 anchor charts (What is a fairy tale? What is a fractured fairy tale? Point of view), a find it activity, compare and contrast, character ma
End of the Year Activity Featuring Point of View:
It's the end of the year, Why not wrap things up with a puppet show?
End of the Year is the perfect time for fun Point of View Puppet Shows. Engage the students in identifying and working on how the point of view changes when a different character i
Folktales, Fairytales, and Fables is a close reading unit that allows students to take a fascinating look at complex text. Six weeks of teacher-tested lesson plans are included! Authentic lesson plans include essential questions, formative and summative assessments, gradual release model, independen
Cinderella Around the World Fairy Tale UNIT
This packet is a 3 week (or longer) ELA unit that is Common Core aligned. It is focused on using Cinderella tales from around the world to explore other cultures. This unit was created for 2nd graders but could easily fit other grade levels!
This comparison fairy tale unit was created for use with Lon Po Po: A Red Riding Hood Story from China by Ed Young and Red Riding Hood by James Marshall. The activities included can be used whole group, but also work well as literacy centers in grade 1, grade 2, and grade 3.
This fairy tale unit is so much fun! There are many different activities for your students and it is loaded with activities that meet the common core standards.
This packet includes a fairy tale play for Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Three Little Pigs and Jack and the Beanstalk.
The plays can b
This animated PowerPoint teaches students how to identify and compare points of view or perspectives among characters. Students see how beliefs, attitudes, values, and experiences shape point of view. Folktales such as The Three Little Pigs, Snow White, Little Red Riding Hood and more are used t
Make a Fairy Tale Scrapbook using any Fairy Tale!
Many Fairy Tale Reading Organizers included in
a fun Scrapbook format!
Included in Fairy Tales Scrapbook:
1. Fairy Tales - Story Elements organizer page
to use with any fairy tale
2. Fairy Tales - Setting Scrapbook page
to use with
Whenever I introduce point of view to my students, I tell them to think about a time when they had a disagreement with a friend. They each tell their story of what happened, and there will be some things that are the same in each of their stories. However, there will also be some things that are dif
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This fairy tale pack has a ton of fun activities for your students.
This packet includes a fairy tale play for Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella and The Frog Prince.
Fractured fairy tales take the traditional fairy tales that you know and change them. Elements such as the characters, setting, point of view or plot might be changed.
What is included in this resource?
* Prewriting brainstorming (2 worksheets)
* Planning Story Elements
This is a discounted bundle of some of my popular folktale units. This bundle includes the following units:
Fables: Animals and their Stories
My top selling unit Animals and their Stories includes fun and engaging activities for students to learn more about fables.
This 83 page pdf has 10 fable st
Graphic Organizers for a Fairy Tales Unit - Can be used with ANY fairy tale!
These graphic organizers are generic fairy tale themed and therefore can be used over and over again with every fairy tale you read during a fairy tale unit.
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This includes BOTH Fable and Fairy Tale Resource Bundles (9 stories) for over 30% OFF! That's less than $2.50 per flipbook (each with multiple lessons for a close read), and fables & fairy tales are included!
This is perfect for teaching fable or fairy tale units in upper grades (3rd, 4th, 5th
This 70+page Common Core aligned, integrated reading and writing unit is one of my favorites!
Every reading and writing lesson includes an anchor chart, graphic organizer, and/or exit slip so that you have a comprehensive unit full of fun ways for students to develop and practice reading and writing
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I absolutely love fractured fairy tales. This unit on fractured fairy tales comes with all the tools you need to teach your students about fractured fairy tales using author Jon Scieszka's book The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs and the traditional version of the
Teaching point of view to primary students can be difficult. Make teaching and learning about point of view a breeze with these meaningful and engaging activities. Activities in this product can be used with ANY TEXT.
* 5 Days of Activities
* Read Aloud Suggestions
* Point of View Vocabula
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 t
This unit has everything that the busy teacher needs to present a Fairy Tale Unit to their students! Over 200 pages of materials including graphic organizers, response sheets and standards based lessons. Standards based crafts are included with every book that is in this unit.
Price $9.50 Once upon a time... there was a folk and fairy tale bundle! This 74 paged bundle includes the following 4 task card lesson sets linked to Common Core State Standards.
Cinderella by Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale LiteracyTask Cards
1. Cinderella by Brothers Grimm and Fairy Tale Literacy
Fairy Tales have been enjoyed by children for centuries. This unit is a fun way to meet many of the Common Core literature and writing standards. This product is aligned to RL.2.1, RL.2.2, RL.2.3, RL.2.5, RL.2.6, RL.2.9, & W.2.1. While it may be appropriate for other grade levels, it is specific
UPDATED and BUNDLED packet of my biggest sellers for fairy tales! Check out the preview for a look at every page included!
This product covers the common core for characters, setting and events, point of view, comparing and contrasting, graphing and writing. Graphic organizers, graphs and writing
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Add a little twist to your Fairy Tale Unit with these eight delightful Fractured Fairy Tale books:
The Interrupting Chicken...
Definition, Is this interrupting, Sequencing, Action and Reaction
Hansel and Gretel...Story Elements
Little Red Riding Hood...Story Recall
Fairy tales are a great way in which to study different points of view. Fractured fairy tales can easily be compared to their original fairy tale counterpart to examine how point of view can change characters and the plot of a story.
This graphic organizer allows students to compare a fairy tal
This is a week-long unit studying fairy tales using different Cinderella books. A list of suggested books are included along with 5 QR Codes to lead students to free stories on their devices. Any Cinderella story will work for everything in this unit except the comprehension test on Cendrillon by
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This product covers the common core for point of view, comparing and contrasting, graphing and opinion writing. Compare and contrast and point of view graphic organizers, graphs and opin
I'm so excited to bring you another HUGE money-saving bundle! This bundle is for all of my Twisted Fairy Tale Book Companion Units. (Twisted Fairy Tales are new spins on the traditional fairy tale stories, usually from the antagonist's point of view!) These have been AWESOME for working on perspecti
This 5+ day lesson plan is designed to help classroom teachers teach to multiple Common Core standards at once. Using the recipricol nature of reading and writing teachers can use two versions of The Three Little Pigs and The True Story of the Three Little Pigs to work through multiple common core s
Fairy tales are a lot of fun! This is one of my most popular and best selling products. This 13 page packet explores the elements of fairy tales. Students rewrite traditional fairy tales as modern ones, (Fairy Tale Makeovers) write an interview with a fairy tale character, and retell one from anot
Fairy Tales are enjoyed by all readers. I’ve taught Fairy Tales with my third graders for many years, and it has become one of my favorite genres. I’m thrilled to offer my resources in a new lap book format.
Keep in mind, these resources work well in an interactive notebook too. I chose to have a
Point of View contains Mini Posters, a Lap Book, Task Cards, Turn Around Upside Down Printable Books, and Games.
Point of View includes the following:
• Mini posters with definitions, rules, and information
• Foldable organizers help students learn rules and strategies for finding answers to ma
Point of View - Activities and Graphic Organizers for Point of View
This item is included in my Literary Elements Resource Binder.
This 30 page resource contains various activities for you to use while teaching the literary element of Point of View. This resource includes:
• 3 different mini-po
Targeted Reading Strategies: Comparing and Contrasting Characters in Fairy Tales
This unit is perfect for introducing, practicing, or reviewing elements of characters. In using this mini-unit, you will be teaching your students a number of ways to compare and contrast characters within and across
This lesson plan bundle—one of my all-time favorite ELA units to teach—contains activities designed to generate enthusiasm and skills in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and performing. Read on for notes regarding grade level usage. And see the Preview for Table of Contents, Standards correlat
I like using fairy tales when I teach point of view.
After I read the story of Goldilocks and the three bears, we discuss whose point of view are we hearing the story from.
Then we try to imagine Goldilocks point of view. Why did she break into the bears home?
Attached i've included a letter-forma
If your students like Fairy Tales they will love this comprehension game.
The students should be familiar with the four Fairy Tales (The Three Pigs, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Jack and the Beanstalk and Little Red Riding Hood) before playing this game.
This file includes:
• the game board,
UPDATED: January 2016! New graphics, fonts, and fun!!! Two different sets of lines are included for each writing prompt!
This is the PERFECT complement to your fairy tale unit! This unit was designed to correlate with 2nd grade common core standards, but could easily be completed in other grade le
18 Activities to choose from perfect for Back to School to introduce or review story elements, character traits, sequencing, finding the moral or lesson learned in classic stories.These are companion activities for: The Three Little Pigs, Goldilocks and The Three Bears, and The Three Billy Goats Gru
Your class is sure to enjoy reading different takes on classic fairy tales. These graphic organizers are great to incorporate with your readings of any fractured fairy tale.
-1 graphic organizer that includes point of view, problem and solution, beginning, middle, end.
- 1 venn diagram
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A complete Fractured Fairy Tale Unit. Everything you need to take your students through the process writing their own Fractured Fairy Tale. Just add your own favourite Fairy Tales and Fractured Fairy Tales.
Comparing Traditional and Fractured Fairy Tales,
This unit includes 22 lessons spelled out from beginning to end focusing on the genres of folktales, fairy tales, and myths. The lessons focus on the Common Core standards from reading foundational skills, literature, language, and speaking and listening. It is written for an 8 week time frame. E
These Once Upon a Time tales have withstood the test of time!
Your students will be ENGAGED, challenged and supported by reading fairy tales filled with magic and rags to riches themes.
Check out our preview to see the ENCHANTING ACTIVITIES and PROJECTS BASED ON COMMON CORE STANDARDS specific to g
Examining how different texts have the power to influence how and what we think is an important life-long skill students need to learn early on. This worksheet includes three questions to get kids thinking about the power authors have to influence their reader.
Read a version of The Three Little
This two-fold project is designed to work with any myth, folk tale, fairy tale, legend or fable. Students choose a story from any of these genres to complete the project, which accommodates students on a wide variety of reading levels. This product DOES NOT contain the myths, folk tales, fairy tal
The playing with perspective resource provides a framework for students to complete an analysis of classic fairy tales from an alternative point of view. The assignment is aligned to the Common Core State Standards and designed not only to have students practice literary skills but also demonstrate