Myths & Legends Lesson Plans & Resources

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Ch 1. Teaching Fairy Tales {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[456943].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Fairy Tale Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Rapunzel Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - The True Story of the Three Little Pigs Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Point-of-View: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - The Three Little Pigs Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Pig Facts: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Goldilocks & the Three Bears Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - The Frog Prince Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - What is a Fairy Tale? - Definition & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59082].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59082].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Famous Fairy Tales for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[184285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[184285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - The Little Match Seller Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Cinderella Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - The Grimm Brothers' Cinderella: Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163299].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163299].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - The Rough Face Girl Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - The Rough Face Girl: Story Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[214529].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[214529].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - The Rough Face Girl Activities
Lesson 17 - Yeh-Shen Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Different Versions of Cinderella Around the World Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162493].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[162493].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 19 - The Elves and the Shoemaker Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - The Brothers Grimm: Biographies & Fairy Tales Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163301].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163301].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 21 - Hansel & Gretel Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Hansel & Gretel: Story Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[188613].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[188613].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Teaching Fables & Folklore {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[235275].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Myth Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 2 - The Fox in the Moon Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - The Tale of Rabbit and Coyote Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Coyote Facts: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143782].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[143782].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Rabbit Facts: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[139764].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[139764].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Coyote Autumn Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Coyote Autumn Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224771].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[224771].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Coyote & the Buffalo Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Native American Folktales: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[204955].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[204955].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Anansi the Spider: A Tale from the Ashanti Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Aesop's Fables Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Who is Aesop? - Biography, Fables & Morals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11165].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11165].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - The Boy Who Cried Wolf Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Folktale Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142397].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142397].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - The Bear and Two Travelers Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Fables Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142395].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142395].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 17 - Zomo the Rabbit Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Gods & Stories from African Mythology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[167009].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[167009].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 19 - Tall Tale Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - What is a Tall Tale? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 21 - Little Red Hen Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Folk Tales: Definition, Characteristics, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18201].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18201].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 23 - Acts of Kindness: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196239].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196239].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 24 - The Gold Coin Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - The Magic Fish Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Tell the Truth, B.B. Wolf Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Coyote by Gerald McDermott Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - The Rainbow Serpent Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Coyote Places the Stars Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - Fables, Folktales, Myths & Legends Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Robin Hood Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Who Is Robin Hood? - Legend & Legacy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Greek Mythology Lesson Plans & Games {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[357397].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Greek Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Ancient Greek Literature Facts: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[236473].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[236473].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Greek Mythology Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Greek Gods & Greek Mythology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36847].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36847].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Greek Mythology Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 6 - Greek Mythology: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[221581].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[221581].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Greek Mythology Activities for Elementary School
Lesson 8 - Greek Gods Activities & Games
Lesson 9 - Greek Mythology Essay Topics
Lesson 10 - Greek Mythology Project Ideas
Lesson 11 - Greek Mythology Activities & Games
Lesson 12 - Helen of Troy Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - The Trojan War Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - What is the Trojan War? - Summary, Facts & Heroes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[220537].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[220537].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - Trojan War Classroom Activities
Lesson 16 - Pandora's Box Activities
Lesson 17 - The Twelve Labors of Hercules Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - The 12 Labors of Hercules: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138261].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138261].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 19 - Prometheus Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Who Was the God Prometheus? - Mythology, Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 21 - Pandora's Box Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Story of Pandora's Box: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[221611].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[221611].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 23 - The Odyssey Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - The Odyssey: Greek Epic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1225].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1225].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 25 - Themes of The Odyssey Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78820].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78820].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 26 - Pre-Reading Activities for The Odyssey
Lesson 27 - The Cyclops Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - The Cyclops in The Odyssey & Greek Mythology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78835].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78835].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 29 - Trojan Horse Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - Odysseus Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Roman Gods Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Roman Myths and Religion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1040].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1040].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 33 - The Roman Gods: Names & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 34 - Roman Mythology Activities
Lesson 35 - Roman Gods Activities & Games
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Lesson 1 - King Arthur Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 2 - King Arthur & The Knights of the Round Table: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[269823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[269823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Summary & Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5940].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5940].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - King Arthur in Literature Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Arthurian Legend: Stories, Characters & Summaries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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