American Folktales and Tall Tales

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Middle schoolers explore the elements of American folktales. They discuss how they are passed on from generation to generation, how they use exaggeration, and how they convey a message or make a point. Students identify common elements of tall tales, and write a tall tale of their own, which they read aloud to the class.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
4 days
Instructional Strategies
Research
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