Beauty and the Beast

I am so excited to be reading folklore with you!  From Stone Soup back in Kindergarten, you know how much I love traditional tales and I hope you’ll find them equally intriguing.  Let’s dive in…

Origins:  http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-35358487

And since we’re starting Ancient Greece soon, this morning we’ll start with one of the earliest recorded Beauty-and-the-Beast-type stories, Cupid and Psyche.

Suggested Reading Timeline for Beastly by Alex Flinn

1/6: Part I

1/13: Part 2

1/20: Part 3

1/27: Part 4

2/3: Part 5

2/10: Part 6 (TBD: Beastly Movie After School???)

2/17: Wrap up discussion & What’s Next

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