In my Film/Literature class, I teach a unit on animation in film. We read "The Sword in the Stone" by Hudson Talbott (available for free here) before watching the classic Disney adaptation of the story.
Finally, we watch these two (great!) episodes of the television series Merlin (currently available on Netflix) and compare the story featured on this show with the previous adaptations that we've studied!
This worksheet features 50 open-ended questions over the Hudson Talbott short story, "The Sword in the Stone"!
NOTE: All of these questions are taken from other worksheets available in my store: