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Alternate Perspectives

Katie Merkel


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Hello everyone and happy New Year!

You probably know the stories of Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, and The Three Little Pigs, or do you? Try looking at these same tales from the antagonist’s perspective. Are they as bad as the original stories would have us believe or just misunderstood?

This question is answered in the following retellings.

The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs!

The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs! by A. Wolf by Jon Scieszka, illustrated by Lane Smith


1. Compare and contrast the retelling with the original story.

2. Rewrite a classic tale from a different perspective.

Happy reading!



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