This traditional tale from TES Topic Packs comes in two reading levels - ideal for providing differentiation during your literacy topic.
It is one of a collection of traditional tales, grouped into 5 sub-genres - Classic Fairy Tales, Cautionary Fairy Tales, Tales of Foolishness, Harvest Tales and Underdog Tales.
The Elves and the Shoemaker is part of the Classic Fairy Tales collection.
Click the titles below to launch the stories. Both levels have audio support.
The Elves and the Shoemaker Early Reader
The Elves and the Shoemaker Independent Reader
Printable versions of both books are available to download from this page.
This story pack includes two printable storybooks of the traditional tale, The Elves and the Shoemaker.
Also available are materials to support writing and drama activities based around the story - vocabulary cards (2 levels), writing activity cards and role play cards.
Our retelling of the tale is pitched at two reading levels: the Early Reader is simply-written, for emerging readers; Level A has longer, slightly more detailed text.
For a complete teaching pack to support the story of the Elves and the Shoemaker, click here: www.iboard.co.uk/teaching-tools/tool/elves-and-the-shoemaker
Access further traditional tales from TESiboard, in a digital format: www.iboard.co.uk/teaching-tools/tool/traditional-tales-story-time
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