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30th November 2012 at 00:00

Grimm and Grimmer

- In the 200 years since the Brothers Grimm first published their tales, many of the darker elements have been expunged. Jerome Monahan is a teacher and education writer who runs Active Grimm Tales and other Active Approaches workshops. Email

Ashputtel drama

- Explore the differences between Cinderella and Ashputtel (from Carol Ann Duffy and Tim Supple's Collected Grimm Tales) in a drama unit for S1-3 by helenfrobertson. bit.lyGrimm TalesDrama

In a time, not so long ago...

- Have fun with traditional fairy tales in emilydf 's activity, which asks students to update them for modern times. bit.lyModernTales

In our time

- A BBC Radio 4 In Our Time broadcast that focused on the Brothers Grimm can be streamed or downloaded from http:bbc.inzj9GE.

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