Evaluation of Literary Elements This non-European folktale is a great read for young readers. Janet Stevens, who illustrated both books, provides the same forest setting.
Children of the dawn. In a 1st or 2nd grade classroom give students crayons, yarn, and sheets of paper.
All sorts of stories book. Students will realize Anansi acts the same in many of his stories and they are using inferencing and predicting with this project and looking at other students writings and drawings.Meleager and Atalanta. Curiosity again strikes and the first man asks: "What school did you go to? How the sun, the moon and the wind went out to dinner. He floated to the surface. At the dinner table, Anansi found ways to stop Turtle from eating the yam. Are they still mortal humans, or are they ghosts ref. Assumes that all children suffer from Oedipal anxieties.