Fairy Tale Unit- STEM & Gender Stereotypes
Teach your students to be READING CRITICS through fairy tales.
Content focus is summarizing, character traits, and STEM.
What is included:
5 day lesson plan with alternative projects
2 STEM challenges with recording sheets
Brainstorm and ALL project sheets
1. Read fairy tales
2. Determine whether they have gender stereotypes in them.
3. Write their own fairy tale!
We need to teach children to become aware of stereotypes in books. Many times, fairy tales depict girls as weak and need help from a "prince." In a child friendly way, this unit helps students become reading critics.