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African fables

Linus A. Bassey

African fables

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Published by United Brothers Communication Systems in Newport News, Va .
Written in English


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StatementLinus A. Bassey.
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Many Native American legends and fables use animals to explain how different aspects of life and the Earth came to be. Today we are going to read three fables from other countries and compare them to what we know about Aesop's fables to learn the ways they are similar and the ways that they : Rose Ortiz.   These African folktales and stories from various countries are a joy to read and reveal a great deal about aspects of the culture where they originate from. They can be used in Literacy lessons to highlight writing styles and narrative forms, as well as to teach about diversity and other cultures/5(4).


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