A lesson to teach traditional tales. Using the Billy Beast parody of Beauty and the Beast by Laurence Anholt; it includes the initial reading of Billy Beast; imaginative writing about the wedding feast (snot sandwiches; anyone?); focused on writing and conventions and a comparison of the traditional Beauty and the Beast story and the film. This includes a planning sheet; differentiated comprehension sheets for Monday; differentiated writing sheets for Tuesday and a table sheet for comparing the film and book for Friday.
Traditional Tales Beauty and the Beast/Billy Beast planning and resources.
Subject English Language Arts — Writing
Grade Level Grades K-5
Resource Type Activity, Lesson Plan
Great resource thank you. The children found the story entertaining and the activities were fun!
Great resource- thanks
I'll be able to adapt this for my higher ability set.