A Week in Fantasyland: Exploring Fantasy Novels and Their Authors Gr. 3-5, 6-8
Are you familiar with the film versions of The Hobbit, Alice in Wonderland and The Princess Bride? These movies all began as fantasy novels. Examine the genre as we talk about themes and characters that made writers like Lewis Carroll and J.R.R. Tolkien famous. Build an understanding of the components to the genre, and then write your own stories.