American Folklore

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Description

This Web site, from American Folklore, contains retellings of American folktales, Native American myths and legends, tall tales, historical folklore, state folktales, weather folklore, and ghost stories from across the United States. Larger-than-life characters including Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, Jesse James, Davy Crockett, and Daniel Boone can provide inspiration for a variety of drama activities.

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    Bookmarks

    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 3 to 12

    Topics: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis, Theatre

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