Grimm's Complete Tales: Short Story Reading Comprehension and Summary Writing
In this 7 week course, students will read fairy tales from the Grimm's Complete Fairy Tale Collection to discuss literary elements and plot development. Students will practice reading comprehension and summary writing strategies.
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Once per week
over 7 weeks
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per learner - per class
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In this 7 week course, students will read various fairy tales from 'The Grimm's Fairy Tales' collection. Students have the opportunity to read tales on their own and discuss during the first 5 minutes of class with one another. Students will be instructed to write a 4 sentence summary of their independently read tale and teacher will provide feedback on writing skills. These are possible text selections for each week. I have the full addition to the book so I try to read tales that would be...
This class is taught in English.
I have a Bachelor's Degree in English Literature and a Master's Degree in Students with Disabilities. I hold two New York State certifications in English Language Arts and Special Education.
There are several different versions of the text. https://www.amazon.com/Illustrated-Treasury-Grimms-Fairy-Tales/dp/0863159478/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=grimms+fairy+tales&qid=1610819859&sr=8-3 (Illustrated version with the same tales as my edition) https://www.amazon.com/Grimms-Complete-Fairy-Tales-Wilhelm/dp/1607103133/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&keywords=grimms+fairy+tales&qid=1610819902&sr=8-2 (I have this particular version)
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
This collection of fairy tales is known for endings that some readers may not see as ‘happy’ as some tales can have scary conclusions. As an experienced classroom teacher, I choose tales that are appropriate for the learners but for independent reading parents can ask me for a list of tales for their learner that are PG rather than PG13.
Nicole Hess, M.A. in Education
Certified New York State Teacher: English Language Arts and Special Education
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
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148 completed classes
Hello, my name is Nicole and I am a certified teacher living in the city of Buffalo, New York. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature and Master’s Degree in Special Education. I am certified to teach English Language Arts and Special...