We found 1,304 reviewed resources for folktales
Myths, Folktales, & Fairy Tales for Grades K-3Lesson Planet
K - 3rd
Have your class explore the art of storytelling through this instructional activity on fairy tales and folktales. Learners interact with a variety of fairy tales and folktales. They practice telling stories out loud as well as writing...
Different Strokes For Different FolktalesLesson Planet
K - 1st
Young readers use graphic organizers, such as Venn diagrams and story maps, to analyze a variety of folktales and the elements of a story. They use writing, sequencing activities, and creative art to identify the morals learned from a...
Folktales and Ecology: Animals and Humans in Cooperation and ConflictLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Story elements such as conflict, character analysis, resolution, and moral are discussed and charted as elementary children read folktales involving animals. An element of science is also introduced as learners discover what a keystone...
Examining World Cultures Through FolktalesLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
Folktales reveal volumes about a culture, so get your literary analysts perusing them for anthropological clues! Learners examine characteristics of a folktale before researching one particular culture to better understand their...
Fairy Tales and Folklore Tell about....Lesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Every elementary age child learns about the different genres of literature, this PowerPoint will give them a clear idea of what to look for when identifying Folklore and Fairy Tales. Each slide describe the characteristics of Folklore,...
Magic Numbers in Folklore: Ivan the FoolLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
In this magic numbers in folklore worksheet, students discuss the cultural fear or respect different numbers. Students learn about the magical number three and read "Ivan the Fool" to find out how the number three is used in the folktale.
Developing Listening Skills With FolktalesLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students answer questions about a folktale that is read to them. In this listening skills lesson, students practice listening to folktales and answering questions about what they hear. They listen to repetitive readings of the same...
Folktales of Zora Neale HurstonLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Do you know why woodpeckers have red heads? Why the possum has no hair on its tail? Why a cat has nine lives? Find out by downloading this resource that uses Zora Neale Hurston's collection Mules and Men as the basis of a study of...
Folklore and Fairytales: A Guide to Using Traditional Tales and Reimagined ClassicsLesson Planet
K - 8th CCSS: Designed
Every culture has its own stories to tell. An interesting educator's guide shares a large collection of fairytales and folktales, some from different cultures and some re-creations of classics. A summary and brief teaching ideas...
Myths, Folktales, & Fairy Tales for Grades 7-9Lesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a must-have resource for studying fairy tales, myths, and folktales with your class! It includes instructional ideas, activities, and materials to support a month-long review of these three unique genres of writing.
Reader's Theater: Presenting Asian FolktalesLesson Planet
K - 12th
Students create and perform folktale plays. In this reader's theater and Asian literature lesson, students work in groups to rewrite Asian folktales into scripts and perform the folktales for their class in a Reader's Theater. Lesson...
Unlocking and Exploring FolktalesLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
Designed with many of the Common Core standards in mind, this 10-lesson unit is brimming with ELL strategies, teacher's notes, and the best of core instructional methods for teaching the common elements of folktales, and exploring...