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Momotaro the Peach Boy: A Japanese Myth (Script-Story)
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Momotaro the Peach Boy: A Japanese Myth (Script-Story)

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This script-story retells the Japanese myth of Momotaro, a warrior born from a heavenly peach. When he hears that the dreaded Oni monsters have taken a group of humans prisoner, he sets out for the Oni's haunted island fortress to save their victims. Along the way he meets three faithful animal companions:  a dog, a monkey, and a pheasant. 

This 15-page document features a 13-page Reader's Theater script-story with reading parts for 12 students and features a 2-page teacher guide complete with:

  • Story summary
  • Background information
  • Name pronunciation guide
  • Essential questions
  • "Creature Feature": All About Anansi
  • Discussion questions
  • Teachable terms
  • Recall questions

This myth teaches:

  • Courage
  • The value of teamwork
  • The appropriate use of power

To see other stories drawn from WORLD MYTHOLOGY, CLICK HERE.

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