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Science Fiction Fairy Tale: The Frog King/Iron Henry

Continuing from last week’s post, more on Science Fiction Fairy Tales Masterclass

Week 2: Frog King/Iron Henry

Again, not a Disney story.  Although, I have to give Disney credit for the way they reimagined this one.  451 more words

Fairy Tales


Here is a beautiful fairy tale poem from Seedbud at Leaf and Twig. Would you kiss the frog?

emerald green
seldom seen
frog king… 13 more words


The Frog Prince by The Brothers Jacob and WiIhelm Grimm

In olden times when wishing still helped one, there lived a king
whose daughters were all beautiful, but the youngest was so beautiful
that the sun itself, which has seen so much, was astonished whenever
it shone in her face. 1,378 more words
Brothers Grimm

Kisses for the frog king

A little green frog. In the world of fairytales not that cute, but instead fat and ugly. Certainly not a golden crown on the head. However, helpful and persistent. 506 more words


on kissing frogs

Polling my students the other day, I was surprised to learn that only about half of them know the story of the Frog Prince. The golden ball down the well? 431 more words

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