Folktales, Fairytales and Fables!
This comprehensive Folktales unit is full of fun and engaging activities. Students will enjoy reading & learning about various fairytales, fables, myths, legends, tall tales, trickster tales & pour quois!
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Reading Passages! 2 passages for each type of folktale.
Fairytales - Cinderella, Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs
Fables - The Tortoise and the Hare, The Lion & the Mouse
Myths - Arachne & Athena, The Story of King Midas
Legends- Johnny Appleseed, Robin Hood
Tall Tales - Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill
Trickster Tales - The Raven, Anansi and the Beehive
Pour Quoi - How Leopard Got Its Spots, Why Sun & Moon
Live in the Sky
Posters for each type of folktale, perfect for a bulletin board display, or anchor chart.
Folktales Reference Chart - 1 filled in for teacher reference, and 1 blank chart for students to fill in.
Graphic Organizers for each type of folktale. These are excellent tools for students to use while identifying the general characteristics of each type of folktale, AND for effectively brainstorming ideas for writing their own folktales.
Compare & Contrast 2 folktales AND 2 Characters
Character Traits activity
FOLKTALES Acrostic Poem
Interactive Notebook Folktales Flap Book
Stationary for each type of folktale- Students will enjoy writing their own folktales!
Assessments measure students knowledge on identifying the characteristics of various folktales.
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