The Paper Bag Princess
Modern day vs. Old Times - what are the qualities of this heroine?
The Paper Bag Princess PPT
Starting with the individual hero, we will then move to the general ideas about heroes. You will do this with your topics as well. Deal?
Your task is to not simplify these tales into a maxim such as "the good get punished," but rather to understand how the hopes, fears, ideals, and values of people--especially the people who are the origin of the tales (long long ago, through the plague era), are reflected in the outcomes of fairy tales. Then, you should understand that those values change, and so we change the stories to fit the new values.
Here's a picture of the NOTES FROM CLASS
HW - List out what the characteristics are of the modern day versions of your tales--one collumn for women, one for men. Add anything else you feel is appropriate.