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Traditional Stories
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Folktales Retold (handouts to use in class)

Theseus and the Minotaur (Minoan/Greek)

Little Io (Greek Version) & Little Io (Roman Version)

Anansi the Spider (Africa, Ghana)

Loawnu the Wise Woman (Xia Times, Ancient China)

Wang the Peddler (Han Times, Ancient China)

The Warrior Well (Ancient Mongolia)

The Hero Twins (Maya)

Place of the Prickly Pear Cactus (Aztec)

Journey of a Princess (Aztec)

The Clever Coyote (Comanche Buffalo Myth)

Child of Water and Little Blue Rock (Apache Myth)

Wise Owl (Iroquois Myth)


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Cinderella Around the World

Folklore, Fables, Fairytales - many many units and lessons

Aesop's Fables

Animal Myths and Legends

Learning and Living Through Mythology (unit)

American Folklore

Folk Lessons/Fairy Tales (lessons)

UNIT: American Folklore

Asian Folktales (including Snow White)

Cinderella Stories (from many countries)

Trickster Tales

Gods of Thunder Myths and Mythical Characters

Greek Myths

The Blue Fairy Tale Book

The Red Fairy Tale Book

Myths and Legends of the Sioux

Native American Tales

African Folk Tales

Africa Lesson Plans

Hispanic Folk Tales

Common Visions, Common Voices

Fairy Tales

Fables Units

Folklore Units

Stories & Fairytales: Theme Page

Fables - Tales of Wonder

Russian Folktales

India Folktales

African Myths & Fables


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