This file is meant to support the 3rd grade Common Core literacy standard, RL.3.2. which states, "Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text."
Included in this file is:
-a graphic organizer for teacher modeling and independent or small group student work.
-a student goal setting sheet to go along with the standard after it is assessed
-questioning stems to use in one-on-one, in small group, or in whole-group setting to help support the standard.