The classic tale by Hans Christian Anderson explores the nature of pride, fear, greed, and leadership.
The story is divided in a way for students to read and annotate as they read.
The close reading of the story leads students to evaluate the story's theme and symbols.
Included is also a discussion option about what the tale has to say about political leaders.
Answers are provided.The Emperor's New Clothes--A Short Story to Teach Literacy Standards
by Dianne Watson
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