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American Tall Tales
American Tall Tales
Worksheet
American Tall Tales
Review the classic American tall tales with this character map! Use your knowledge of setting in a story to show where each of these tall tales originated.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
How and Why Stories
How and Why Stories
Lesson Plan
How and Why Stories
In this lesson, students have a great time using their imaginations to collaborate and create their own story following the "how and why" style of common folktales.
1st grade
Math
Lesson Plan
Japanese Folktale: Bunbuku Chagama
Japanese Folktale: Bunbuku Chagama
Worksheet
Japanese Folktale: Bunbuku Chagama
Your child can make her own storybook with this series of Japanese folktale coloring pages!
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Real or Fantasy: The Lion and the Mouse
Real or Fantasy: The Lion and the Mouse
Worksheet
Real or Fantasy: The Lion and the Mouse
Use this resource with your students to give them practice reading a fable and categorizing sentences as either examples of realism or fantasy.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Soldier and the Stranger
The Soldier and the Stranger
Worksheet
The Soldier and the Stranger
A soldier meets a mysterious stranger in a graveyard. Could this be the dark figure that townsfolk have seen darting in and out of the shadows?
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Vasilisa the Brave
Vasilisa the Brave
Worksheet
Vasilisa the Brave
Read Vasilisa the Brave, one of Russia's most famous folk tales, with your child this Halloween, then help her answer the comprehension questions at the end.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Ghost of Fred Fisher
The Ghost of Fred Fisher
Worksheet
The Ghost of Fred Fisher
In this reading worksheet, just in time for Halloween, kids can read all about Fred Fisher, the star of Australia's most famous ghost story.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Werewolf of Klein-Krams
The Werewolf of Klein-Krams
Worksheet
The Werewolf of Klein-Krams
Give your wild child this werewolf story to read this Halloween. He'll have a spooky story to share with friends, and get some reading practice, too!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Real or Fantasy: The Princess Mouse
Real or Fantasy: The Princess Mouse
Worksheet
Real or Fantasy: The Princess Mouse
Use this exercise with your students as they work through the realms of realism and fantasy.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Nightingale Story
The Nightingale Story
Worksheet
The Nightingale Story
Travel back in time to ancient China in this classic Hans Christian Andersen tale, The Nightingale.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Wild Hunt
The Wild Hunt
Worksheet
The Wild Hunt
Read this version of The Wild Hunt with your little boy or ghoul this Halloween, then answer the comprehension questions at the end.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Tall Tale Characters
Tall Tale Characters
Worksheet
Tall Tale Characters
Think back to your favorite tall tale characters and talk with your little reader about the different traits that made them hyperbolic legends.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Daughter Who Married A Skull
The Daughter Who Married A Skull
Worksheet
The Daughter Who Married A Skull
In this old Nigerian folk tale, a young villager ends up marrying a real bonehead. (Sorry, we had to.)
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Korrigan
The Korrigan
Worksheet
The Korrigan
Read this creepy story about a mythological creature called a korrigan, then answer the comprehension questions at the end.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Noppera Bo
Noppera Bo
Worksheet
Noppera Bo
Ready for Halloween? Here's Noppera Bo, a terrifying folk tale from Japan, to help you celebrate.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Ogg and the Beanstalk
Ogg and the Beanstalk
Story
Ogg and the Beanstalk
Teach kids about the importance of story perspective with this interactive version of Jack and the Beanstalk, retold from the Giant's point of view.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Story
Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack and the Beanstalk
Story
Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack grew a magical beanstalk that changed his life! Introduce kids to the classic fairy tale with this interactive story, featuring three reading modes.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Story