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TreeTops Myths and Legends

Well-loved folk and traditional tales from around the world

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Beautifully illustrated retellings of famous folklore from across the globe, with powerful plots and characters that have stood the test of time. These accessible retellings offer the perfect way in to understanding these age-old fables.

  • 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
  • Underpinned by Oxford Assessment & Levelling, enabling you to assess every child and ensure they make progress
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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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What does TreeTops Myths and Legends deliver?


Download a sample Chapter

Read a sample from Dragon Tales, written by Andy Blackford.

Curriculum Chart

Download sample Teaching Notes

See an example of the Teaching Notes that accompany each book in the Myths and Legends series. These notes are for Dragon Tales.

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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

Also available on the Oxford Owl eBook Library

Oxford Owl eBook Library

Oxford Owl eBook Library

Selected titles from this series are available on the Oxford Owl eBook Library, a new subscription giving you a total of up to 550 eBooks across the whole school. This eBook library is perfect for use in the classroom or to share books with children to read at home.