American Folklore

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Resource:American Folklore
Provider:American Folklore
Summary:Age Range: All (All grades; children with parental supervision). This website provides a free archive of American folktales, myths, legends, fairy tales, superstitions, weatherlore and other stories.
Description:When you get to the site, you'll see a brief introduction and some featured stories. You can click on the featured links or use the menu at the top of the home page that includes:

  • Tall Tales - Meet Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan, Brer Rabbit, and more.

  • Myths & Legends - Enjoy stories about folk heroes such as Bigfoot Wallace, Davy Crockett, Casey Jones and more.

  • Ghost Stories - A selection of stories about things that go bump in the night.

  • Folk Tales - Stories or legends passed down from one generation to another in the oral tradition.

  • Fables & Fairy Tales - A wide variety of stories - some will be very familiar, some not-so-much.

  • And more!

You'll also find United States, Mexican, Canadian, Native American, African-American, Asian-American, European-American, and Latin-American folklore.

Note: As always, parental supervision required to determine suitability of content.
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Orientation:General
Subjects:Language Arts
Teaching Methods:Online Interactive
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Grades:Pre-K,K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12
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