This Latino Folklore and Culture: Stories of Family, Traditions of Pride lesson plan also includes:
Middle schoolers define the terms fable and folktale. They write a fable to illustrate a Latino proverb. Students are explained that a folktale is a story passed down through the oral tradition of a particular culture. A fable is a type of folktale that enforces a useful truth or teaches a lesson. They are also expalined that fables often feature animals that talk and act like humans.