Your students will love to read the original tales of Cinderella and Hansel & Gretel.
This 25 page close reading unit will ask your students to read and analyze these famous fairytales. In addition, students will find the meaning of unfamiliar words and phrases in a complex text, answer text dependent questions, and cite textual evidence to support their answers. Students will also draw pictures to represent sequential events, analyze figurative language, and examine tone within a fairytale.
This unit includes:
Directions for this unit
Close Reading Instructions for Cinderella
Vocabulary Activity for Cinderella
Optional Disney’s 1950 Movie Analysis
Hansel and Gretel Text
Close Reading Instructions for Hansel and Gretel
Vocabulary Activity for Hansel and Gretel
Created by Illuminating Literacy