Use this bundle as a part of your folk tale unit. This packet will give students the opportunity to review the characteristics of 4 kinds of folk tales and then identify those characteristics in actual tales. Students are asked to read 4 folk tales and give examples from the stories to support the characteristics given.
The packet includes:
4 characteristics pages that give examples of characteristics in the following kinds of tales: Fairy Tales, Fables, Myths and Tall Tales.
4 complete tales for students to read and analyze: The Frog Prince, The Ant and the Grasshopper, Persephone and Demeter, and Pecos Bill
I have used this product with my own students. It helped them gain a deeper understanding of the differences between the types of folk tales. It is also great comprehension and close reading practice. A great resource!