About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering myths and legends for kids will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about famous myths and legends. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding myths and legends for kids
- Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning about literature (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient way to learn about famous myths and legends
- Students who struggle to understand their teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra literature resources
How It Works:
- Find lessons in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
- Watch the video or read through the text lesson.
- Refer to the transcripts or specific lesson sections to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify you're ready by completing the Myths and Legends for Kids chapter exam.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Myths and Legends for Kids chapter exam to be prepared.
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- Study With Flexibility: Watch videos and read text lessons on any web-ready device.
Students Will Review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in a myths and legends unit of a standard short stories for kids course. Topics covered include:
- Mythological short stories
- Indian and Greek mythology
- Short legends
- Ramayana stories
- 'Arabian Nights' stories
- 'The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing'
1. Mythological Short Stories for Kids
Teaching kids about mythology is a great way to introduce them to a variety of cultural traditions while encouraging their love of literature. This lesson teaches you about some short myths kids can enjoy.
2. Short Indian Mythology Stories for Kids
Learning about Indian mythology can be a great way for children to study world literature. This lesson offers some short Indian mythology short stories that will increase your students' intercultural understandings as well as their reading comprehension.
3. Short Legends Stories for Kids
Teaching kids about legends from around the world can be a wonderful way to help them see the true power of stories. This lesson provides a list of published legends that are appropriate and appealing to young readers.
4. Greek Mythology Short Stories for Kids
What do kids love so much about Greek mythology? There's something special about getting to know the characters and magic ingrained in Greek myths. Use this lesson to get a start on myths that you can use in your classroom.
5. Short Stories of Ramayana for Kids
In a unit on Indian culture and Hinduism, the book of Ramayana is an important aspect. Ramayana is the Sanskrit epic that contains the teachings of one of the first Hindu sages. Use these short stories to help your students learn more about the teachings of the Ramayana.
6. Arabian Nights Short Stories for Kids
In a unit on Islamic history and culture, the stories of the Arabian Nights fit right in. Use these stories from the Arabian Nights to help your students examine their moral and cultural messages.
7. The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Meaning & Aesop's Fable
In many different languages, there are sayings that others may not understand, like 'May the Force be with you' and 'LOL'. This lesson will look at the meaning of the saying 'A wolf in sheep's clothing'.
8. Little Red Riding Hood Lesson Plan
This lesson plan may be used to help students learn about the fairy tale ''Little Red Riding Hood'' and its history. Students will hear different versions of the story and discuss how stories change over time.
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Other chapters within the Short Stories for Kids: Guide for Teachers & Parents course
- Overview of Short Stories for Kids
- Scary, Suspenseful & Mystery Short Stories for Kids
- Short Read-Aloud Stories for Kids
- Funny, Silly & Comic Short Stories for Kids
- Short Stories on Religious Topics for Kids
- Short Behavior and Feelings Stories for Kids
- Short Stories About History for Kids
- Holiday Short Stories for Kids
- Short Sports & Games Stories for Kids
- Short Fiction and Nonfiction Science Stories for Kids
- Short Science Fiction & Fantasy Stories for Kids
- Short Stories About and From Different Cultures
- Short Stories for Reading Comprehension Practice