When the first of the Arabian Tales were told in 900AD a version of the fairy tale Cinderella may have already been 1000 years old! Today it can be used to introduce and reinforce several important concepts in Early Childhood Education; including language, cognitive, social, and motor skills. This unit includes a letter for parents in English and in Spanish, a history of the story, 7 detailed classroom activities (including pintables and photographs), and 5 ideas for additional activities. Also, included is a list of goals after each activity, which align with the drafted Common Core Standards for preschool. This unit is appropriate for preschool and day care classes.