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TreeTops Myths and Legends

Well-loved folk and traditional tales from around the world

Introduce your junior readers to the power of these stories through their classic plots and compelling characters, in a collection of fabulous tales which have stood the test of time. 

These accessible retellings offer the perfect way in to understanding these age-old fables - making them perfectly matched to the new National Curriculum too.

  • Expertly levelled using our unique Oxford Assessment & Levelling system which enables you to continually assess every child and make sure they have the right book for them
  • Includes 24 tales from around the world, including China, Iraq and New Zealand
  • Rich stories encourage awareness of different cultures and are perfect for encouraging talk, drama and writing
  • Full of thrilling themes, incredible characters and stunning artwork

Series contains:

  • 24 myths and legends (Oxford Levels 10 to 17)
  • Teaching notes for each book on Oxford Owl
  • Titles include: The Legend of Robin Hood, Dragon Tales and Tales from
    the Underworld
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  • "This genre is a perfect tool to develop the children's awareness of other cultures. As I was reading them I was conjuring up activities that you could do with the children, to support writing."

    Literacy Co-ordinator, Leckhampton Primary School, Cheltenham