A Tall Tale: Reading and Appreciating Tall Tales

Students learn to appreciate literature by reading the tall tale of Paul Bunyan.

Product Details

Students learn to appreciate literature by reading the tall tale of Paul Bunyan.

Common Core Alignment

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.10
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.10
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.2.4a
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.2.4b
Teaching Tips

Define and explain what a tall tale is to students. Show them a variety of tall tales. Then complete this activity. Have students do a Reader's Theater to the tall tale of Paul Bunyan! They'll love it!