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The Emperor’s New Clothes

The Story

tells of an Emperor who cares for nothing but new clothes. He hires two swindlers who promise him the finest suit of clothes. It will be made from a fabric invisible to anyone who is unfit for his position or “hopelessly stupid. (simple.wikipedia.org)

Song

THE KING´S NEW CLOTHES SING ALONG x264 - YouTube

THE KING´S NEW CLOTHES SING ALONG x264 – YouTube (1:09)https://youtu.be/boJ1iCXQ5FISing-A-Long with text on screen “This is the story of the king’s new clothes…” (yr 3-4)

 

Reading

English Talking Book - The Emperor's New Clothes - YouTube

English Talking Book – The Emperor’s New Clothes – YouTube (3:51)https://youtu.be/wzJ3fcG9IkYThe Emperor is a silly, vain man who never cares about his kingdom, but always wants new clothes. – Read and listen (yr 5-6)

Short Stories: The Emperor's New Suit by Hans Christian Andersen

Short Stories: The Emperor’s New Suit by Hans Christian Andersenhttp://www.eastoftheweb.com/short-stories/UBooks/EmpNew.shtml

Many, many years ago lived an emperor, who thought so much of new clothes that he spent all his money in order to obtain them; his only ambition was to be always well dressed (yr 7-8) 

 

Listening

The Emperor's New Clothes READ ALOUD book for Children - Classic Tales for Kids - YouTube

The Emperor’s New Clothes READ ALOUD book for Children – Classic Tales for Kids – YouTube (9:11)https://youtu.be/KyIFXsGJgcIThe Emperor’s New Clothes is a short tale written by Danish author Hans Christian Andersen, –  Watch and Listen. Text available in the subtitles (yr 5-7)

H.C. Andersen Fairy Tales : The Emperor´s New Clothes (english) - YouTube

H.C. Andersen Fairy Tales: The Emperor´s New Clothes (English) – YouTube (11:47)https://youtu.be/LA3qnNk7Ppc

The fairy tales come alive just as Hans Christian Andersen himself envisioned, through magnificent live-action, puppets and narration. (yr 6-8)

The Emperor's New Clothes by H. C. Andersen - Fairy Tale - Audiobook - YouTube

The Emperor’s New Clothes by H. C. Andersen – Fairy Tale – Audiobook – YouTube (12:21)https://youtu.be/xczDhGQfoe8Listen to the story called The Emperor’s New Clothes, the well-known fairy tale written by Hans Christian Andersen. Audio book in English. – Text available in the subtitles (yr 7-8)

 

Viewing

The Emperor’s New Clothes | Full Movie | Fairy Tales For Children - YouTube

The Emperor’s New Clothes | Full Movie | Fairy Tales For Children – YouTube (12:34)https://youtu.be/z9mQoJU-6I0Watch amazing Animated Fairy Tales – Animated story, with subtitles (yr 5-7)

 

Acting

The Emperor´s New Clothes Playscript | K I D S I N CO.com - Free Playscripts for Kids!

The Emperor´s New Clothes Playscript | K I D S I N CO.com – Free Playscripts for Kids!http://www.kidsinco.com/2008/07/the-emperor{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}C2{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}B4s-new-clothes/

Kidsinco short playscript for acting in class (yr 5-7)

 

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

The Story

is about a girl, whose stepmother has a magic mirror that tells her she is the fairest in the land. One day the mirror names Snow White as the fairest. The queen is jealous. She decides to kill Snow White. The queen’s huntsman takes the child into the woods to kill her, but he allows her to escape and Snow White is found by seven dwarfs who take care of her.

Background

Dwarfs vs. dwarves Both spellings are used in this theme depending on the link. Please explain this to your students, or show only one.

Warm-up

 

Songs

Snow White & the 7 Dwarfs - YouTube

Snow White & the 7 Dwarfs – YouTube (9:18)https://youtu.be/DZTb9Wgd2fU2D Animated film made into a Music video – The story as a song (yr 7-8). 

I'm Wishing/One Song- Disney's Snow White sing along - YouTube

I’m Wishing/One Song- Disney’s Snow White sing-along – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/LOdXQGNImI8

I’m Wishing/One Song, that is sung by princess Snow White and the prince – Other Sing-Along Songs from the film:Dwarfs’ yodel songWhistle While You WorkBluddle-Uddle-Um-Dum

 

Vocabulary

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Teaching Resources & Story Sack Printables - SparkleBox

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Teaching Resources & Story Sack Printables – SparkleBoxhttp://www.sparklebox.co.uk/literacy/fairytales/snow-white-seven-dwarfs.html#.WQNrIoj5hEY

Printable cards linked to the traditional story of Snow White.  Each card is 15cm x 15cm and can be printed and laminated for all sorts of card-based activities. (yr 3-6)

 

Reading

Learn English through story Snow White and the seven Dwarfs lever 1 - YouTube

Learn English through story Snow White and the seven Dwarfs – YouTube (26:48)https://youtu.be/UgbWPl-cGeQLearn English through story Snow White and the seven Dwarfs lever 1 – Read on the screen (yr 4-6)

SNOW WHITE & SEVEN DWARFS Animated Storybook| Read Along| Videos for kids toddler|English|Fairy Tale - YouTube

SNOW WHITE & SEVEN DWARFS Animated Storybook| Read Along| Videos for kids toddler|English|Fairy Tale – YouTube (4:55)https://youtu.be/94VOLSKOAY0

Watch animated version of ‘Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs’ and read along with us. (yr 5-6)

Snow White ESL Printable Worksheets and Exercises

Snow White ESL Printable Worksheets and Exerciseshttp://www.englishwsheets.com/snow_white_present.htmlDownloadable story, picture dictionary and comprehension questions (yr 5-7)

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Disney Read Along (Book and Record) - YouTube

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – Disney Read Along (Book and Record) – YouTube (13:27) https://youtu.be/I5vauARw-JMRediscover the story of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs with this Read Along book. (yr 6-7)

 

Listening

Snow White | Young Readers

Snow White | Young Readershttps://www.macmillanyounglearners.com/readers/snow-white-0

This is an adaptation of the famous classic German tale (story) by the Brothers Grimm. Teacher’s Notes available and the first couple of pages of the book.

Snow White - Storynory

Snow White – Storynoryhttp://www.storynory.com/2006/07/31/snow-white/The tale of Snow White features one of the most fabulous baddies of all time in the form of the Wicked Queen, vainly peering into her mirror and asking – Who is the fairest of us all? Her motivations of vanity and envy are so very human, and that is what gives the tale its power.

 

Viewing

Snow White Full Story - English Bedtime Stories And Fairy Tales For Kids (HD) || Stories For Kids - YouTube

Snow White Full Story – English Bedtime Stories And Fairy Tales For Kids (HD) || Stories For Kids – YouTube (1:12:01)https://youtu.be/CVX9n5ZaxO0

Here, we are presenting “Snow White Full Story – English Bedtime Stories And Fairy Tales For Kids (HD) (yr 3-5)

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Grimm's Fairy Tales - Full Story - YouTube

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – Grimm’s Fairy Tales – Full Story – YouTube (50:36) https://youtu.be/II-OZIxS7Z0Fairly tales are the tales that includes stories where princes and princesses encounter with witches and elves. – Animated film with clear speech and subtitles (yr 4-5)

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in English | Story | English Fairy Tales - YouTube

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in English | Story | English Fairy Tales – YouTube (15:32)https://youtu.be/iM2Fws06bFYSnow White and the Seven Dwarfs in English | Story | English Story | Fairy Tales in English (yr 4-6)

Fairy Tales - Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs - YouTube

Fairy Tales – Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs – YouTube (6:56)https://youtu.be/rVL0yCQ4Wr0Beautiful and kind, Snow White finds unlikely friends as she hides from her stepmother. – Animated and told in easy language but without subtitles (yr 4-6)

Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs (pt. 1) - Story Time w/ Ms. Booksy - YouTube

Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs (pt. 1) – Story Time w/ Ms. Booksy – YouTube (1:57)https://youtu.be/jJFCx9XpGfE

“Snow White and the Seven Dwarves” gets the Cool School Story Time treatment with your librarian Ms. Booksy! – A modernised version acted and animated (yr 6-8)Part 2

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Full Movie - Fairy Tales - YouTube

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – Full Movie – Fairy Tales – YouTube (50:39)https://youtu.be/caHPaGB0JqI

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs the tales that includes stories where princes and princesses encounter with witches and elves. (yr 6-8)

[Disney Abridged] Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - YouTube

[Disney Abridged] Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – YouTube (22:20)https://youtu.be/pMdgd05jmDMThe timeless Disney “classic” put a satirical, albiet crude, twist to them – Modernised text to the old film, abbreviated (yr 8)

Behind the Magic: The Making of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - YouTube

Behind the Magic: The Making of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/0E9PfVnG73w

This documentary film aired on ABC on December 13, 2015. is the first to include interviews with several different historians, and Disney legends. (yr 8-9)

 

Acting

My Homepage - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Snow White | K I D S I N CO.com - Free Playscripts for Kids!

Snow White | K I D S I N CO.com – Free Playscripts for Kids!http://www.kidsinco.com/2008/10/snow-white/Kidsinco playscript script for 14 characters. – Perfect for differentiating the roles according to students’ levels (yr 7-8)

 

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Fairy Tales, in General

A theme page with lesson plans and materials about less well-known fairy tales for all levels.

More Fairy Tales: Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, Cinderella, The Emperor’s New Clothes, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Rumpelstiltskin

Warm-up

Tar Heel Shared Reader | Fairy Tales

Tar Heel Shared Reader | Fairy Taleshttp://tarheelreader.org/2012/09/29/fairy-tales-3/A short e-book explaining what special stories fairy tales are (yr 2-4)

A cartoonist smashes a sexist fairy tale trope in one hilarious swoop. - Upworthy

A cartoonist smashes a sexist fairy tale trope in one hilarious swoop. – Upworthyhttps://www.upworthy.com/a-cartoonist-smashes-a-sexist-fairy-tale-trope-in-one-hilarious-swoop?c=ufb5

Do you ever get sick of the overused “damsel in distress” storyline? Me too. Here’s one cartoonist’s imaginative alternative. Spoiler alert: It’s hilarious. (yr 7-9)

If Rapunzel were a guy - Bropunzel - YouTube

If Rapunzel were a guy – Bropunzel – YouTube (2:26)https://youtu.be/3JnhQX4IsYQ

We made this video to show how ridiculous it is for women to wait around to be saved by a prince. Our daughters deserve more! (yr 6-9)

 

Songs

Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Debbie and Friends - YouTube

Goldilocks and the Three Bears – Debbie and Friends – YouTube (5:52)https://youtu.be/UaulRHrJGeUThese are the classic tales and stories that we’ve turned into songs for children. Join Goldilocks on her adventure. Have fun singing and dancing along.

 

Vocabulary

Fantasy and Fairytale Flashcard Game

Fantasy and Fairytale Flashcard Gamehttp://bogglesworldesl.com/fairytale_flashcards.htm

Witches, wizards, pirates, knights, dwarves, elves, and dragons. . . These cards cover the basic characters from children’s fairytales (yr 2-4)

Fantasy and Fairytale Genre Worksheets

Fantasy and Fairytale Genre Worksheetshttp://bogglesworldesl.com/fantasy_worksheets.htm

Kids make potions using bat’s blood (grape juice) or spider juice (orange juice) plus an assortment of ingredients such as frogs eggs and beetles (jelly candies usually) – Several activities with fantasy vocabulary

 

Lesson Plans

Fairy Tale Unit of Study Updated - The Curriculum Corner 123

Fairy Tale Unit of Study Updated – The Curriculum Corner 123https://www.thecurriculumcorner.com/thecurriculumcorner123/fairy-tale-unit-of-study-updated/

This free fairy tale unit of study is a free unit of study you can add to your reading workshop. (yr 5-6)

 

Reading

Short Stories: Classic Fairy Tales

Short Stories: Classic Fairy Taleshttp://www.eastoftheweb.com/short-stories/Collections/ClasFair.shtml

Princes, princesses, witches and mermaids not to mention a fashion-obsessed emperor and a house made entirely of gingerbread – A reading list of well-known fairy tales in a simple format (year 6-8)

8 Most Popular Fairy Tales - Adapted For Your ESL Classroom!

8 Most Popular Fairy Tales – Adapted For Your ESL Classroom!http://busyteacher.org/3434-8-most-popular-fairy-tales-adapted-for-your-esl.html

This worksheet contains adapted and simplified versions of the 8 most popula fairy tales that your learners will surely know. – Let students work in groups and rewrite/retell the story in their own words (yr 7-8)

Hans Christian Andersen Archives - Storynory

Hans Christian Andersen Archives – Storynoryhttps://www.storynory.com/category/fairy-tales/hans-christian-andersen/

Hans Christian Andersen grew up in a Danish village and moved to the big city. His graceful and artistic fairy tales poke fun at vanity – Read and Listen (yr 7-8)

1001 nights Archives - Storynory

1001 nights Archives – Storynoryhttps://www.storynory.com/category/fairy-tales/1001-nights/

1001 nights were told by Scheherazade to captivate King Shahryar. They are full of action, mystery and romance. – Read and Listen (yr 7-8)

List of Fairy Tales

List of Fairy Taleshttp://www.fairytales.biz/list.html

Enjoy reading public domain stories for children from our list of classic fairy tales. Click your browser back button to return to this list of famous fairy tales. (yr 8)

 

Listening

Fairytales: podcast online for esl: listen - read - download

Fairytales: podcast online for esl: listen – read – downloadhttp://www.agendaweb.org/listening/podcast-fairytales.html

Podcast 3 Listen and read – A long list of fairy tales to listen to. Have the students retell it in groups and then write down their own version (yr 5-8)

BBC Learning English - 6 Minute English / What's in a fairy tale?

BBC Learning English – 6 Minute English / What’s in a fairy tale?http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/features/6-minute-english/ep-160317Sophie and Neil talk about traditional fairy tales for the adult market and teach you some magical vocabulary (yr 8-9)

Grimms' Fairy Tales by Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm - Free at Loyal Books

Grimms’ Fairy Tales by Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm – Free at Loyal Bookshttp://www.loyalbooks.com/book/fairy-tales-by-the-brothers-grimmSixty-two stories are contained in this volume of Grimms’ Fairy Tales by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm.

 

Viewing

Classic Fairy Tales | Classic Fairy Tales

Classic Fairy Tales | Classic Fairy Taleshttp://www.classicfairytales.com/video-storiesClassic Fairy Tales are Kidoons stories, video, and class activities with classic American characters.

24 Fairy Land - Magic English - Disney - YouTube

Sand Animation Presents - Alice In Wonderland - YouTube

Sand Animation Presents – Alice In Wonderland – YouTube (8:25)https://youtu.be/haEXS0vcB24Sand Animation Presents – Alice In WonderSand by Magdalena Bak, 150 Years of Lewis Carroll’s Alice In Wonderland.

Hansel and Gretel - Animated stories for children - talking books - video

Animated stories for children – talking books – videohttps://eduteach.es/videos/animated-stories-children.htmlTALKING BOOKS – ANIMATED STORIES . Illustrated stories for children to learn english with subtitles. Stories, fables and fairy tales with subtitles for kids audio and script . Stories for children.

#EnglishFairyTalesChannel - YouTube

#EnglishFairyTalesChannel – YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/results?search_query={6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}23EnglishFairyTalesChannelBoth well-known and less known animated fairytales with subtitles.

Fixed Fairy Tales Compilation | Three Little Pigs | Humpty Dumpty | and Lots More - YouTube

Fixed Fairy Tales Compilation | Three Little Pigs | Humpty Dumpty | and Lots More – YouTube (20:42)https://youtu.be/80tjJmXc0sIVolume One of Fixed Fairy Tales episodes. Humpty Dumpty, Princess and the Pea, Little Red Riding Hood, Peter Piper, Goldilocks, the Three Bears, The Gingerbread Man, – use Closed Captions.

 

Writing

The Fairy Tale Shed - THE LITERACY SHED

The Fairy Tale Shed – THE LITERACY SHEDhttps://www.literacyshed.com/the-fairy-tale-shed.htmlTHE LITERACY SHED – Several Short Films with Teacher’s Notes for writing inspiration

Exploring Genre | How to Write a Fairy Tale

Exploring Genre | How to Write a Fairy Talehttp://writeshop.com/genres-how-to-write-a-fairy-tale/Teach kids how to write a fairy tale using important elements of magic, enchantment, and plot twists!

 

Games

Quia - Famous Fairy Tales

Quia – Famous Fairy Taleshttp://www.quia.com/quiz/4548248.html?AP_rand=2082442334Click on the photo and play the game, then click below and take the audio quiz.

Quizfreak - How Well Do You Know These Children’s Fairytales?

Quizfreak – How Well Do You Know These Children’s Fairytales?http://www.quizfreak.co.uk/how-well-do-you-know-these-childrens-fairytales/index.html

Do you think you can identify these fairytales from one clue? Let’s see how much you remember from your childhood!

 

Final Words

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Fairy tales 1-3 Fairy tales 4-6 Fairy tales 7-9 Themes

Little Red Riding Hood

The Story

is about a young girl, who meets a wolf on her way to grandma. The wolf decides to get there first. From then on, the story has many different version, several of which are presented in this theme page.

Warm-up

Red Riding Hood Rap - Fun Song for Kids - YouTube

Red Riding Hood Rap – Fun Song for Kids – YouTube (3:23)https://youtu.be/KnBcBkenKmkEnglish through popular and original songs with the Helen Doron Song Club. (yr 3-7)

 

Songs

Little Red Riding Hood Song - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood Song – YouTube (4:07)https://youtu.be/cz5CCUqaFuU“Whooo’s afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?” There’s no handy woodsman in this story. How will Little Red save herself and Granny?

Little Red Riding Hood - Debbie and Friends - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood – Debbie and Friends – YouTube (4:10)https://youtu.be/W7dfBMmMeak

“What BIG EYES you have!” “The better to SEE YOU WITH, my dear”! Here is the classic tale set to fun music for the whole family with Debbie and Friends.

 

Vocabulary

Little Red Riding Hood Vocabulary - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood Vocabulary – YouTube (0:43)https://youtu.be/NIl44r0x7LcSome basic vocabulary for Little Red Riding Hood; picture, sound and word, repeated

 

Lesson Plans

Little Fox

Little Foxhttps://www.littlefox.com/en/readers/contents_list/DP000370

Choose Little Red Riding Hood from the list, and watch it in Page by Page mode. Click the numbers to here sentence by sentence. Script and quiz available

Little Red Riding Hood | LearnEnglish Kids | British Council

Little Red Riding Hood | LearnEnglish Kids | British Councilhttp://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/short-stories/little-red-riding-hoodOne day Little Red Riding Hood goes to visit her granny. Who will she meet in the wood? Watch and find out! Retell the story with a game

 

Reading

Red Riding Hood

Read and listen to the story. Use Ctrl+ to make your screen larger (yr 4-6)

 

Listening

Little Red Riding Hood - Storynory

Little Red Riding Hood – Storynory (3:08) http://www.storynory.com/2007/06/03/little-red-riding-hood-2/

A short and very SNAPPY telling of Little Red Riding Hood that ends very happily FOR THE WOLF! (you have been warned). It’s fun though – and it’s the original version (yr 4-6)

 

Viewing

Little Red Riding Hood | Fairy Tales | Musical | PINKFONG Story Time for Children - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood | Fairy Tales | Musical | PINKFONG Story Time for Children – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/0eA6gRIPwS8Song and story. Animated with simple narrative and clear subtitles (Grandma scares the wolf away) (yr 2-3)

Little Red Riding Hood - Kids songs and stories in English - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood – Kids songs and stories in English – YouTube (4:12)https://youtu.be/WhWgPrgxEhIAnimated with simple narrative and clear subtitles (Grandma and Little Red Riding Hood in wolf’s stomach) (yr 2-3)

The Story of the Little Red Riding Hood - Fairy Tale - Story for Children - YouTube

The Story of the Little Red Riding Hood – Fairy Tale – Story for Children – YouTube (2:21) https://youtu.be/ba2hJM3DxG4The Little Red Riding Hood – Fairy Tale – Animated with simple narrative and clear subtitles (Grandma in a cupboard) (yr 2-3)

Little Red Riding Hood - Bedtime Story (BedtimeStory.TV) - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood – Bedtime Story (BedtimeStory.TV) – YouTube (13:00) https://youtu.be/02W4L3l6660Animated with natural speech narrative, subtitles (Grandma in wolf’s stomach) (yr 3-4)

Little Red Riding Hood | Fairy Tales and Bedtime Stories for Kids - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood | Fairy Tales and Bedtime Stories for Kids – YouTube (8:27) https://youtu.be/RT-EwqgHqCkLittle Red Riding Hood | Fairy Tales – Animated with fairly simple narrative. (Grandma in wolf’s stomach) (yr 3-4)

Golden Fairy Tale Classics - Little Red Riding Hood - YouTube

Golden Fairy Tale Classics – Little Red Riding Hood – YouTube (8:25)https://youtu.be/5CkCpx3CE2QBeautifully animated with fairly simple narrative. (Grandma in wolf’s stomach) (yr 4-5)

Little Red Riding Hood: A Twist | Storybook, Short Stories for Kids, Fairy Tales, Nursery Rhymes - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood: A Twist | Storybook, Short Stories for Kids, Fairy Tales, Nursery Rhymes – YouTube (4:19)https://youtu.be/wPGWBxfxP4A

In this PlayKids original series called “Sketchy Tales”, a misunderstood wolf finds a lost picnic basket that contains a red riding hood and delicious smelling snack. (yr 5-7)

Little Red Riding Hood by Nosy Crow - Grandma's story - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood by Nosy Crow – Grandma’s story – YouTube (2:36)https://youtu.be/8kpLdVa7mgkWatch Grandma’s version of events from our Little Red Riding Hood app. (yr 6-8)

Little Red Riding Hood - Fixed Fairy Tales - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood – Fixed Fairy Tales – YouTube (4:06) https://youtu.be/WG3_gnKSDh4Fixed Fairy Tales is an animated series that takes classic fairy tales and gives them a new ending. (yr 6-8)

Grimm's Fairy Tale Classics: Little Red Riding Hood with Deleted Scenes! Part 1 - YouTube

Grimm’s Fairy Tale Classics: Little Red Riding Hood with Deleted Scenes! Part 1 – YouTube (9:01)https://youtu.be/OoOv53w3VkE

1987 Grimm’s Fairy Tale Classics. This is the English dub with the deleted scenes put back in. The  language is quite difficult – Leave it till the end of the theme (yr 7-8)Part 2

Little Red Riding Hood - Story Time with Ms. Booksy & Drew Pendous! | Cool School Compilation - YouTube

Little Red Riding Hood – Story Time with Ms. Booksy & Drew Pendous! | Cool School Compilation – YouTube (19:47)https://youtu.be/QwQiDz7ogZc

Ms. Booksy is going to read Little Red Riding Hood in chapters, but for now let’s look at all the adventures with Little Red Riding Hood. – A lot more than the story (yr 7-8)

 

Writing

Traditionaltales

Traditionaltaleshttp://www.communication4all.co.uk/http/Traditionaltales.htm

Choose Little Red Riding Hood. Story book sequencing PowerPoints for Traditional Tales (drag pictures onto slides in the correct order): click the links below the image to download – Also suitable for 1:1

 

More Materials

Classroom posters - Fairy tales | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC

Classroom poster – Fairy tales | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBChttps://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/article/classroom-posters-fairy-tales?utm_source=TE_Facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=bc-teachingenglish

We can use fairy tales with learners of all ages. Everyone loves a good story! Here are some ideas for using the ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ poster in class.

 

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Rumpelstiltskin

The Story

is about a miller, who lies to the king, telling him that his daughter can spin straw into gold. The king calls for the girl, shuts her in a tower room filled with straw and a spinning wheel, and demands she spin the straw into gold by morning or he will cut off her head. (Adapted from wikipedia.org)

Lesson Plans

Rumpelstiltskin Visual Aids (SB10096) - SparkleBox

Rumpelstiltskin Visual Aids (SB10096) – SparkleBoxhttp://www.sparklebox.co.uk/previews/10076-10100/sb10096-rumpelstiltskin-posters.html#.WGuLaxsrJEZ

A set of printable visual aids for retelling the story of Rumpelstiltskin. Click on “PDF Download Free” (yr 3-4)

 

Reading

Rumplestiltskin

Rumplestiltskinhttp://www.kids-pages.com/folders/stories/Rumpelstiltskin/page1.htm

Once there was a very poor miller, who could not even pay his taxes to the kingdom. Because of this, the king ordered that he should be sent to prison. – Read aloud for your students in class (yr 3-5)

Short Stories: Rumpelstiltskin by Brothers Grimm

Short Stories: Rumpelstiltskin by Brothers Grimmhttp://www.eastoftheweb.com/short-stories/UBooks/Rum.shtmlOnce there was a miller who was poor, but who had a beautiful daughter… (yr 6-7)

Library of Congress: Book Turner: Rumpelstiltskin

Library of Congress: Book Turner: Rumpelstiltskinhttp://read.gov/books/pageturner/grimm_tales/#page/154/mode/2upA young girl is given a seemingly impossible task: spin straw into gold. (yr 8-9)

Rumpelstiltskin: a modern retelling – level 3 | LearnEnglish Teens - British Council

Rumpelstiltskin: a modern retelling – level 3 | LearnEnglish Teens – British Councilhttps://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/study-break/graded-reading/rumpelstiltskin-modern-retelling-level-3

Do you know the fairy tale, Rumpelstiltskin? Well, this is a modern retelling. Meet Chloe, a young woman who’s shaking with terror, waiting for her audition for Find a Star … (yr 8-9)

 

Listening

Rumpelstiltskin - Storynory

Rumpelstiltskin – Storynory (10:08)http://www.storynory.com/2007/03/18/rumpelstiltskin/

Rumpelstiltskin, magical, wild, and full of rage, comes to the aid of a young girl who is given the impossible task of weaving straw into gold. She makes him a rash promise, which she finds hard to keep. (yr 5-7)

 

Viewing

English Form 2 Literature Drama Rumpelstiltskin - YouTube

English Form 2 Literature Drama Rumpelstiltskin – YouTube (8:00) https://youtu.be/0leZZgforlwEnglish Form 2 Literature Drama Rumpelstiltskin – Animated, simple with subtitles (yr 3-4)

Rumpelstiltskin in English | Story | English Fairy Tales - YouTube

Rumpelstiltskin in English | Story | English Fairy Tales – YouTube (12:52)https://youtu.be/sMEC4xOSQG0Rumpelstiltskin in English | Story | English Story | Fairy Tales in English | – with subtitles (yr 5-7)

Rumpelstiltskin - YouTube

Rumpelstiltskin – YouTube (5:34) https://youtu.be/f6bwyILxtYAFractured fairy tale from Rocky and Bullwinkle: Rumpelstiltskin. – A modernised twist to the story, fast speech, (yr 8-9)

 

Acting

Rumpelstiltskin | K I D S I N CO.com - Free Playscripts for Kids!

Welcome World of Magic, Illusion, and Fantasy. Manuscript to play-act the story (yr 5-6)

 

Writing

Rumpelstiltskin Story | Worksheet | Education.com

Rumpelstiltskin Story | Worksheet | Education.comhttp://www.education.com/worksheet/article/rumpelstiltskin-story/How well do you know the Rumpelstiltskin story? Hone comprehension skills with this fun fairy tale mix up.

 

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Fairy tales 1-3 Fairy tales 4-6 Fairy tales 7-9 Themes

Cinderella

The Story

is about an ill-treated girl who, with the help of her fairy godmother, travels to a ball in a pumpkin coach. She flees the ball at midnight and loses her glass slipper. A prince, who has fallen in love with her, finds her lost slipper and uses it later to find her (simple.wikipedia.org)

Warm-up

The Story of Cinderella - YouTube

The Story of Cinderella – YouTube (4:01)https://youtu.be/g0ucno0rUZwThe Story of Cinderella- SONG: A summary of the story with music from Jim Brickman ‘As Beautiful (as you)’

If Cinderella were a guy... - YouTube

If Cinderella were a guy… – YouTube (3:00)https://youtu.be/p4OyCNctKXgThis perfectly sums up what’s wrong with fairytales. – Ends with an ad for a book. Stop before that

 

Vocabulary

Cinderella Vocabulary with Pictures by Hearn with Heart | Teachers Pay Teachers

Cinderella Vocabulary with Pictures by Hearn with Heart | Teachers Pay Teachershttps://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Cinderella-Vocabulary-with-Pictures-1428042

Some basic vocabulary to go along with a Cinderella unit. Most accompanying pictures are from the movie. Free downloadable from TpT (yr 2-4)

 

Lesson Plans

Interactives . Elements of a Story . Cinderella

Interactives . Elements of a Story . Cinderellahttp://www.learner.org/interactives/story/cinderella.htmlAn interactive page to teach the elements of a story based on Cinderella (yr 5-6)

 

Listening

Cinderella - Storynory

Cinderella – Storynory (19:04)http://www.storynory.com/2006/04/08/cinderella/

The story of Cinderella has the perfect recipe for a fairy tale romance – poor little girl, ugly sisters, fairy godmother, handsome prince, and of course, a lost slipper (yr 6-8)

 

Reading

THE STORY OF CINDERELLA

THE STORY OF CINDERELLAhttp://www.lingolex.com/simplepast/cinder.htm

Cinderella lived in a small village in the north of England. She had two sisters; they were very ugly. – Highlighting all the simple past verb forms (yr 5-7)

Library of Congress: Book Turner: Cinderella

Library of Congress: Book Turner: Cinderellahttp://read.gov/books/pageturner/cinderella/#page/2/mode/2upA poor young girl is the only one whose feet fit into the glass slippers (yr 6-8)

SurLaLune Fairy Tales: The Annotated Cinderella

SurLaLune Fairy Tales: The Annotated Cinderellahttp://www.surlalunefairytales.com/cinderella/index.htmlBest of the Web Read the Cinderella – Deep study of the story, with explanations linked to the story (yr 8)

The Hidden One (Canadian, American Indian, Native American Folktales)

The Hidden One (Canadian, American Indian, Native American Folktales)http://www.aaronshep.com/stories/046.htmlA long time ago, in a village by a lake, there lived a great hunter who was invisible. He was called the Hidden One. It was known that any young woman who could see him would become his bride. (yr 7-8)

 

Viewing

Cinderella - YouTube

Cinderella – YouTube (4:10) https://youtu.be/Bnttg0v8jNQCinderella: a storybook simplified for English learners. For esl teachers and students, and for practicing reading. (yr 2-3)

Fable: Cinderella read by Lisa DiSimone for Speakaboos - YouTube

Fable: Cinderella read by Lisa DiSimone for Speakaboos – YouTube (5:19)https://youtu.be/Q8giBVshTiQ

In this classic fairy tale, Cinderella’s dream comes true when her fairy godmother sends her to the ball. – Animated with subtitles, read naturally but clearly (Yr 4-6)

Cinderella (Part 1) - Story Time with Ms. Booksy (Cool School) - YouTube

Cinderella (Part 1) – Story Time with Ms. Booksy (Cool School) – YouTube (3:36) https://youtu.be/MPlfDvbTp0Y

Miss Booksy is here with Part 1 of her own Cinderella story – Modernised, acted story with an animated background. (Yr 4-6) WATCH PART 2

Cinderella Fairy Tales Bedtime Stories for Kids in English - YouTube

Cinderella Fairy Tales Bedtime Stories for Kids in English – YouTube (14:52)https://youtu.be/DgwZebuIiXcCinderella story has a new version here! Here is the new 15 minutes version with 100{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0} new illustrations and animations. (Yr 5-8)

Swing Shift Cinderella - video dailymotion

Swing Shift Cinderella – video dailymotion (7:23) https://www.dailymotion.com/video/xxacquWatch Swing Shift Cinderella – video dailymotion – Funny, with-Red-Riding-Hood version of the story  (Yr 5-8)

Many Cinderellas | Culture and History | Little Fox | Animated Stories for Kids - YouTube

Many Cinderellas | Culture and History | Little Fox | Animated Stories for Kids – YouTube (4:30)https://youtu.be/GClG8hme_PU

Many Cinderellas Could there be a “Cinderella” without a glass slipper and a fairy godmother? Yes! In fact, there are many versions of “Cinderella.” (Yr 6-8)

 

Disney's Cinderella Official US Trailer - YouTube

Disney’s Cinderella Official US Trailer – YouTube (2:40)https://youtu.be/20DF6U1HcGQ

The story of “Cinderella” follows the fortunes of young Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father remarries following the death of her mother. (yr 7-8)

Top 10 Greatest Cinderella Movies - YouTube

Top 10 Greatest Cinderella Movies – YouTube (12:48)https://youtu.be/sdap-jcGYooTop 10 Greatest Cinderella Movies. One of your favorite fairy tales… revisited! (yr 7-8).

 

Speaking / Writing

 

Use the various Cinderella stories from different cultures to discuss their similarities and differences (yr 8)