Add some drama to your fairy tales unit! First, explore structure and elements of a play. Next, ask students to convert a fairy tale into a play. As a grand finale, let them perform their own plays. You’ll love seeing fairy tales come to life.
• Lesson plans
• Link to Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades by Florence Holbrook
• What Is Drama? instructional sheet
• Writing Drama practice sheet
• Five two-page fairy tales (“The Frog Prince,” “Goldilocks and the Three Bears,” “Jack and the Beanstalk,” “Henny Penny,” and “The Three Little Pigs”)
• Themed stationery
• Assessment sheet
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This resource is part of Fourth Grade English Language Arts Curriculum Unit 1 – Fairy Tales. (See bundle below.) Click here
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