These stories introduce students to courageous, noble, and self-sacrificing acts performed by ordinary men, women, girls, and boys.
Tuesday–Friday, 11:15 AM
Program lasts about 75 minutes
Maximum 60 students, Grades 3–6
Common Core Standards:
Key Ideas and Details: 2.2. Recount stories, including fables and folktales from diverse cultures, and determine their central message, lesson, or moral; 3.2. Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text. Integration of Knowledge and Ideas: 4.7. Make connections between the text of a story or drama and a visual or oral presentation of the text, identifying where each version reflects specific descriptions and directions in the text; 4.9. Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics and patterns of events in stories, myths, and traditional literature from different cultures.