Beauty and the Beast Teacher Resources
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Beauty or the Beast
Does the FDA really intend to protect public health? Spark a debate in your chemistry or health class by using this article, titled "Beauty or the Beast." It questions the safety of cosmetics and toiletry products, govenment regulations, and the toxicity of their ingredients.
9th - 12th Science 37 Views 62 Downloads
Grade 1: Week 23: Beauty and the Beast
In this reading worksheet, students read an 18 page story by Jeanne-Marie Le Prince de Beaumont called Beauty and the Beast. There are no questions or comprehension exercises. The test would be very difficult to read for a grade 1 student; it would be more suited for upper elementary.
5th - 6th Language Arts 5 Views 54 Downloads
The Dragon Prince
Use this resource, which focuses on the story The Dragon Prince by Laurence Yep, to inspire your class. There are a series of comprehension questions, graphic organizers, and ideas for extensions, such as an activity involving a talk show interview.
3rd Language Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
Artistic Interpretation of a Classic: The Author's Role
Reading the original Hans Christian Andersen tale of “The Little Mermaid” and viewing the Great Performances: The Little Mermaid from the San Francisco Ballet video offers class members an opportunity to consider how artistic decisions made by an author impact influence interpretation.
9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 6 Downloads
French Fairy Tales
La Belle et la Bête! Read the original fairy tale with your Francophones and watch a brief clip from the 1940s film version. As an extension, have learners work in small groups or individually to create a comic book representation of the major events.
9th - 12th Languages 16 Views 82 Downloads
Introduction to Archetypes
Here is a full lesson with all the needed materials and PowerPoints attached! Introduce your class to archetypes by showing them the included presentation. The presentation gives definitions and examples of archetypal characters, settings, and journeys.
7th - 12th Language Arts 30 Views 54 Downloads
Fairy Tale Anagrams
What a creative way to review concepts related to fairy tales. Learners unscramble anagrams to identify popular fairy tales like Beauty and the Beast. This is motivating way review this topic. Also, it could be used with a variety of subjects.
2nd Language Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Knights of the Round Table adapted by Gwen Ross
Everyone loves the tales involving King Arthur and his knights. After reading Knights of the Round Table by Gwen Gross, learners draw inferences and conclusions, analyze story elements, and discuss figurative language, including hyperbole and metaphor.
9th - 12th Language Arts 22 Views 202 Downloads
The Magic Nesting Doll
Have your learners practice comprehension skills using this resource. They answer questions about the story The Magic Nesting Doll by Jacqueline K. Ogburn. Additionally, they use graphic organizers to display information and analyze the characters, setting, and plot of the story.
4th - 6th Language Arts 6 Views 122 Downloads
Young readers examine the elements of story structure that are included in all stories. They include these elements in their own written pieces. This phenomenally-designed plan has everything you need to easily implement it in your classroom.
K - 3rd Language Arts 24 Views 57 Downloads
Elements of Narration
Through this three-day instructional activity, learners will develop an understanding of several elements of narration such as plot, characterization, setting, point of view, and theme. Reading several fiction texts and taking notes using dialectical journaling, your class will make analytical observations, comparisons, and ask textual questions.
10th - 11th Language Arts 53 Views 252 Downloads
The Flower and the Fly
It's like a biological "Beauty and the Beast!" The fascinating mutualism between a South African meganosed fly and a deep-throated geranium builds a case study in coevolution for your biology buffs to analyze. After reading about this and other symbiotic relationships, young natural historians answer five critical-thinking questions.
9th - Higher Ed Science 35 Views 126 Downloads
Fairy Tales Around the World
Learners define and identify typical characteristics in a fairy tale using terms such as character, setting, illustrations, and plot. They familiarize themselves with different versions of fairy tales. Help your class recognize the traits that make fairy tales universal.
K - 2nd Language Arts 28 Views 246 Downloads
What is theme? How do you figure out the theme of a story? How is the theme developed? How is the theme expressed? These and other questions are answered by a presentation that not only defines the term but also provides easy to understand examples.
7th - 12th Language Arts 125 Views 314 Downloads
The Magical World of Russian Fairy Tales
Students read several fairy tales of Russian origin. They brainstorm common elements of a fairy tale and identify those elements in several examples. They retell a favorite fairy tale through a skit, oral storytelling, a sketch, or a written story.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 10 Views 29 Downloads