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7 Folktales and Legends from Diverse Cultures
3 Graphic Organizers as an option to use with any of the reading passages!
This ready-to-use 27-page collection of folktales, fables and legends will motivate reluctant readers and encourage reading fluency and comprehension. The 1-page reading passages are clearly written, printable, and come with questions to test comprehension and close reading skills. Also included are 3 unique reading comprehension organizers specifically for legends, fables and folktales.
Although targeted to a 3rd grade reading level, the stories are appropriate for learners of any age.
The stories and organizers are:
The Sunflower (Ancient Greece)
Coyote and the Milky Way (Native American Navajo)
Two Frogs Go to the Big City (Japan)
How the Zebra Got its Stripes (Uganda)
Why Bear Has a Short Tail (Native American Iroquois)
How Turtle Flew South for the Winter (Native American Sioux)
The Lizard and the Sun (Mexico)
Story Elements Organizer
Timeline/Event Sequence Organizer