Free Story Lesson Plans for Teachers

Free Story Lesson Plans for Teachers


Below you will find a selection of our free story Lesson Plans for teachers. These Lesson Plans are derived from some of our most popular stories. These Lesson Plans are for varying grade levels and explore such literacy topics as setting, characterization, compare/contrast, plot, theme and More! These Lesson Plans are developed by certified english teachers and optimized to meet common core standards.


Our Collection of Free Story Lesson Plans for Teachers:


The Empty Pot Lesson Plan

Grade(s): 4-6; Topic: Characterization; Theme(s): Honesty; Includes: Story, Play Script, Decision Map, Lesson Plan


Greyfoot & Princess of England Lesson Plan

Grade(s): 2-4; Topic: Characterization; Theme(s): Appreciation; Includes: Story, Decision Map, Lesson Plan


The Bear Feast Lesson Plan

Grade(s): 3-6; Topic: Characterization; Theme(s): Acceptance, Kindness; Includes: Story, Lesson Plan


The Goblin Market Lesson Plan

Grade(s): 10-12; Topic: Poetry Analysis; Theme(s): Good vs. Evil; Includes: Poem, Lesson Plan, Analysis


Cinderalla & Native American Cinderella Lesson Plan

Grade(s): 2-4; Topic: Compare/Contrast; Theme(s): Honesty; Includes: 2 Story Versions, Lesson Plan, Readers Theater Scripts, Activity Guide


Baba Yaga Lesson Plan

Grade(s): 4-6; Topic: Plot Development; Theme(s): Honesty, Resolving Conflict; Includes: Story, Play Script, Character Analysis Map


Beauty & The Beast Lesson Plan

Grade(s): 2-6; Topic: Characterization; Theme(s): Acceptance, Appreciation; Includes: 2 Story Versions, Lesson Plan


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More Teaching Resources from Stories to Grow By

In addition to everything on this page, Stories to Grow By also offers a multitude of other teaching resources! We provide over 100 free bedtime stories, fairy tales, folk tales, readers theater play scripts, and performance notes!

You are bound to find the stories and materials you need for your classroom with Stories to Grow By.

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