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Deep Dark Fairy Tales & Folklore – Grades 6 – 8 – Spring 2021 – 10 Weeks

Tuesday, April 6 2021 @ 1:00PM - Tuesday, June 22 2021 @ 2:30PM EDT

| $250.00


Tuesday, April 6 2021 @ 1:00PM EDT
Tuesday, June 22 2021 @ 2:30PM EDT
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+1 203 741 8570


Day of Week
Class Times
1:00PM - 2:30PM (ET)
Abigail Brown
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[email protected]
6 - 8
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Deep Dark Fairy Tales & Folklore
$ 250.00
15 available
In this middle school literature class, well be diving into the darker side of folk literature, studying world mythology (from Greek to West African to Japanese to Navajo) and world folklore (from fables to legends to fairy tales). Each week, students will be sent home with stories from around the world to read (including things like Greek myths, Brothers Grimm fairy tales, and various legends) and a related creative writing assignment.

Not all stories will be spooky, but these are definitely not the Disney versions so be warned: some stories involve things like injury, death, and the supernatural. But if youre ready to read about monsters and heroes and magic then join us for a spectacular adventure!

Each week we will focus on a different genre of folk literature (such as Creation Stories, Trickster Tales, or Grimms’ Fairy Tales) and we will spend class time discussing the stories we read as homework that week.


Registration deadline is March 15, 2021.

There must be a minimum of 5 students to run this class.

Recent Reviews:

Excellent class

Rated 5 out of 5
January 11, 2021

My daughter enjoyed every minute of this class, and I love that it covered so much more than I’d anticipated her getting to learn! Abigail is a wonderful teacher & I highly recommend any of her classes!

Megan Hoyer Keifer

Lovely class

Rated 5 out of 5
January 8, 2021

My daughter enjoyed this music class and learned so much about different types of music!

Amy Walker

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