Sunday, June 16, 2013
The Frog Prince Continued
Author: Jon Scieszka
Illustrator: Steve Johnson
Publication Year: 1991
Location: Knox County Public Library- Powell
Summary: This is a continuation of the frog prince story- what if they didn't live happily ever after? The prince wants to turn back into a frog and relive his happier times Along the way he meets the witches/godmother from many familiar tales and realizes that maybe he does love the princess after all.
Classroom Ideas: Kids will love picking out the characters that they recognize from other fairy tales. This is a perfect book for a writing exercise where students write what happens next in other stories. There's also a theme to be found in here somewhere!