BC: Hope You Enjoyed our Adventure! Now it's time to watch a video read-a-loud of Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters. As you watch and listen, choose your favorite character in the story to write about in an activity to follow. How would you describe that character? With Adjectives? With Nouns? With Verbs?
FC: Cinderella Around the World
1: 2nd Grade Acton Elementary | Did you know that almost every culture around the world has their own version of Cinderella? | Pack your bags and let's travel to find out!
2: It was written in the ninth century, 850 A.D. . | The earliest recorded version of Cinderella is from China!
3: In the Chinese story the heroine is called Yeh-shen and there is no fairy godmother. Instead, there is a magical fish who helps Yeh-Shen. A golden shoe leads the prince to her and they marry.
4: -The next written version came from a Frenchman, Charles Perrault. -He wrote the version in 1697 and introduced the fairy godmother. -This story also included the pumpkin carriage, the animal servants, and the glass slippers. | FRANCE!
6: Lets travel to a few more countries!!
10: KOREA | Ireland
11: There are hundreds more! | American Southwest | Zuni