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Fairy tale research links

Doing a Fairy Tale unit? You might find some useful links below.

Fairy Tales Resource Page
Try: list of resources, lesson plans, and units

Audio readings of Fairy Tales

Powerpoint or PDF versions of many Folk Tales

Narrated Fairy Tales
Read and hear interactive, narrated, animated versions of fairy tales.
(Flash and Html versions)
Also available are games, ecards, other "fun stuff".
Some elements of the site are available in French.

Hans Christian Andersen Fairy tales Directory
Includes information on Hans Christian Andersen, a chronological listing of his 168 fairy tales, links to the majority of his tales, plus links to further information

SurLaLune Fairy Tales  features 49 annotated fairy tales, including their histories, similar tales across cultures, modern interpretations and over 1,500 illustration.

Bibliography of "rewritten" fairy tales (novels and picture books.)

DRC Material
DRC has many video/DVD resources that you can request as well as the following ISL title:
"Happily ever after :
sharing folk literature with elementary and middle school students / Terrell A. Young"