Tall Tales Anchor charts

Tall Tales-anchor-Here is our anchor chart about tall tales. Boy have these kiddos loved tall tales. We covered John Henry, Pecos Bill, and Paul Bunyan.

Greek Mythology for kids - making myths accessible & relatable

It's All Greek to Me

Greek Mythology for kids. Known authors (Mary Pope Osborne), popular titles and relevant to The Lightning Thief.

Teaching with Blonde Ambition: More Greek Mythology Fun

Love this idea - do it with Norse Gods/ Goddesses too! Greek mythology trading cards - project after reading myths. This could be adapted for other units.

Why Taxicabs Are Yellow: Writing “Modern” Pourquoi Tales | Scholastic.com

In this post, I’ll share how I structured a pourquoi tale reading and writing unit for my students, from our first read-aloud to our culminating publishing party.

greek mythology comic for kids mini books

Greek Myth Mini-Books: Reproducible Comic Book-Style Retellings That Introduce Kids to These Riveting Classic Stories-and Motivate All Readers

Elements of pourquoi tales freebie

Just So Stories are pourquoi tales or stories that tell why something is (like why leopard has spots) Elements of pourquoi tales freebie

myths foldable

I am Stephanie, an upper elementary teacher, who is obsessed with creating rigorous, engaging, and long lasting lessons for my students. I share practical ideas that can be implemented in the classroom immediately.

The Book Fairy-Goddess

Folk tale genre anchor chart - The Book Fairy-Goddess: Folktales, Fairytales, and Fables, Oh my!