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It's time to focus now the common core literature standards. Using folktales, especially those by author Gerald McDermott, are wonderful resources for teaching story elements such as, main character, setting, problem and solution, etc. Folktales can also be used to teach character analysis and the central message of a story. Come read on my blog how I use these folktales with my third grade students!
Narrative writing (Πώς γράφω ένα αφηγηματικό κείμενο;)