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  1. 1. Fairytale / FolktaleBook Talk<br />Michelle DiPinto<br />Jonathan Leung<br />Jessica Ratay<br />Jennifer Oh<br />
  2. 2. Fairytale<br />COMMON ELEMENTS:<br /><ul><li>Do NOT need to include fairies.
  3. 3. Set in the past.
  4. 4. Include fantasy, supernatural or </li></ul> make-believe aspects<br /><ul><li>GOOD and EVIL characters.
  5. 5. Magical elements
  6. 6. Focus the plot on a problem or </li></ul> conflict that needs to be solved<br /><ul><li> Often have happy endings
  7. 7. Usually teach a lesson </li></ul> ordemonstrate values important <br /> to the culture.<br />fictional story that may feature folkloric characters (such as fairies, goblins, elves, trolls, witches, giants, and talking animals) and magical elements, often involves prince & princesses<br />modern versions usually have a happy ending<br />Fairy tales with very similar plots, characters, and motifs are found spread across many different cultures. <br />
  8. 8. Folktale<br />A folk tale is a traditional tale or legend originating among a particular people, handed down from generation to generation by word of mouth<br />COMMON ELEMENTS:<br /><ul><li>origins in oral tradition
  9. 9. stories that try to explain or understand the world
  10. 10. usually take place long ago in a faraway place and are </li></ul>woven around talking animals, royalty, peasants, or <br />mythical creatures. <br /><ul><li>instructive—cautions readers/listeners about the</li></ul>consequences of certain kinds of behaviors or attitudes<br /><ul><li> mirrors the values and culture of the society from which </li></ul>they originated<br />
  11. 11. The Making of Monkey King<br />Retold by Robert Kraus and Debby Chen<br />Illustrated by Wenhai Ma<br />Monkey King Wreaks Havoc in HeavenRetold by Debby ChenIllustrated by Wenhai Ma<br />
  12. 12. Folk & Fairy TalesEdited by Martin Hallett and Barbara Karasek<br />
  13. 13. The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales by Jon Scieszka & Lane Smith<br />
  14. 14. The Gingerbread Man<br />