The Magical World of Russian Fairy Tales http://edsitement.neh.gov/lesson-plan/magical-world-russian-fairy-tales The Magical World of Russian Fairy Tales
Many children are familiar with Snow White's evil stepmother and her poisonous apple, Cinderella's fairy godmother, and the witch in the gingerbread house waiting to eat Hansel and Gretel for dinner. But have they met Baba Yaga, the old crone who is both wise and cruel, who lives in a house standing on chicken legs, and whose servants bring with them the day, sunset and the night?
Myths, Folktales and Fairy Tales Internet project. http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/mff/index.htm Myths, Folktales and Fairy Tales Internet project.
We've compiled contributions from many authors to create this rich resource for learning about and writing in these genres. During the project, we will have several authors live online to discuss their work in these genres and to answer questions from young writers working on creating their own.
Fractured Fairy Tales with Jon Scieszka http://teacher.scholastic.com/wrItewIt/mff/fractured_fairy.htm Explore Fractured Fairy Tales with Jon Scieszka, author of The True Story of the Three Little Pigs! and Squids Will Be Squids.
Use our Classroom Activity Guides for each of the books.
Then you can write your own fractured fairy tale and publish it online.
Sur La Lune ... Fairy Tale Pages http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/ Sur La Lune ... Fairy Tale Pages
A portal to the realm of fairy tale and folklore studies featuring 26 annotated fairy tales, including their histories, similar tales across cultures, and over 1,000 illustrations.
Introduction to Fairy Tale Studies | Fairy Tale Discussion Archives | SurLaLune Fairy Tale Illustrators Site | Beauty and the Beast | Bluebeard | The Brave Little Tailor | Brother and Sister | Cinderella | Diamonds and Toads | Donkeyskin | East of the Sun and West of the Moon | The Frog King, or Iron Henry | The Gingerbread Man | Goldilocks and the Three Bears | The Goose Girl | Hansel and Gretel | Jack and the Beanstalk | Little Red Riding Hood | Princess and the Pea | Puss In Boots | Rapunzel | Rumpelstiltskin | Six Swans | Sleeping Beauty | Snow White and Rose Red | Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs | The Three Billy Goats Gruff | The Three Little Pigs | The Twelve Dancing Princesses |
A Fairy Tale Unit http://www.teachingheart.net/f.html A Fairy Tale Unit
Once Upon A Time in the Classroom.....
A mini-unit on The Three Little Pigs | A mini-unit on Cinderella | A mini-unit on Beauty and the Beast | A mini-unit on Jack and the Beanstalk | Various Activity Sheets | Fairytale Crafts | Hodpodge of ideas | Lessons | Fairy Tales written by grade 2 students | Cinquains | Learning Center | Recipes | Make a Cook book | Links To Other Fairy Tale Lessons and Ideas | Fairy Tale Books and Products