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Suri Rosen

Suri Rosen dabbles in many arts, but excels in daydreaming. She’s a freelance writer who has worked as a professional artist, art teacher, filmmaker, journalist, and mini-documentary producer for a local television station. Random facts: Suri rides a moped, built an Appalachian dulcimer, serves on her library board, and is known to re-finish vintage furniture on occasion. Playing with Matches is her first novel. She lives in Toronto, Ontario with her family and six imaginary dogs.

How To Tell a Fable
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: 3; 4; 5; 6;

A fable is a short story that teaches the reader a lesson. The characters in a fable are often animals that speak and act like humans. How To Tell a Fable is an engaging title that uses fables from around the world to help readers identify the conventions of this genre. Readers are guided through a series of writing tasks to learn how to incorporate these same conventions in their own writing.

Educator & Series Information
Reading Level: Gr. 3
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: P

This book is part of the Text Styles series. Myths, folktales, legends, and fables—each kind of story has a set of rules for its construction. This engaging new series shows young readers how to look at stories in a whole new way. Children will develop their reading comprehension and critical reading skills by learning to identify the characteristics of different literary genres, or styles, in stories from around the world. Writing guides show students how to create their own stories in each particular style. 

Additional Information
32 pages | 7.80" x 9.80"

Authentic Canadian Content
$9.95

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