Click on the image above to watch a video about the differences and similarities of Fables and Fairy Tales.
Fables are stories that are passed down, with a good lesson or moral to be learned, and are about animals, plants, or forces of nature that are humanlike. Fairy tales are stories that often involve magical characters, have good and evil characters, and generally start with “once upon a time.”
Click on the video below to hear a story. After you’ve listened to the story, scroll down to answer a couple of questions.
Answer the following questions in the comments below (don’t forget to include your first name and last initial and your school):
- Was this a fable or a fairy tale?
- How do you know? Use reasons from the 1st video.