As part of their fairy/folk tale genre study, in LMC students were treated to several versions of Goldilocks and the Three Bears to compare. First they watched a short video of the classic version and then we read The Three Bears Halloween by Kathy Duval to 1/2 the class while the other 1/2 heard Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs by Mo Willems. Using stickers and words in Pixie, students compared and contrasted and then decided if the stories were "more alike" or "more different" from the classic version, and why. Here are a few examples:
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