Runaway food stories are popular in many different cultures. Use the gingerbread man to help students make connections of common stories across cultures.
Use links to different story resources to present different cultures runaway food stories. Compare at least 3 stories, print additional trackers to read even more! Use the following to help students compare , reflect and create:
Readers response activities:
Ask students to reflect on all books and determine their similarities and differences. They also are asked to analyze overarching ideas in different cultures.
Students create their own runaway food story
using the same story structure.
Rough draft guided writing notes
Final draft paper
6 traits rubric