Using Folklore and Fairytales in the Classroom

Using Folklore and Fairytales in the Classroom
This classroom literature guide features Common Core-aligned activities to use with traditional folktales, fairy tales, and modern takes on folklore. Find book activities for works by several popular children's authors: Tomie dePaola, Jane Yolen, Adam Gidwitz, Nikki Loftin, Marilyn Singer, Jan Brett, Ying Chang Compestine, Susan Middleton Elya, Corey Rosen Schwartz, Dave Horowitz, Keiko Kasza, and Rachel Isadora.

Grade Levels: K - 8

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