Write A Modern Fairy Tale

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This fairy tale coloring book can be found here:


“The timeless fairy tales of myth and magic are filled with damsels in distress, handsome princes, scary giants, evil queens, and other memorable characters. This splendid collection brings many of the most popular stories to life . . . such favorites as “Snow White,” “Cinderella,” “Rapunzel,” “Rumpelstiltskin,” “The Little Mermaid,” “Little Red Riding Hood,” and “Sleeping Beauty.”

Today’s Assignment:

1. Watch a movie that is based on a fairy tale.

(choices here: http://www.imdb.com/search/title?count=100&keywords=fairy-tale&num_votes=3000,&title_type=feature& )

2. Write a modern version of a fairy tale as a short story.

3. Color or draw a picture to accompany your story.