9 Dark Side of Fairy Tales 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

In this course, you will creep into the world of fairy tales, investigating the original tales in all their gory details. We will explore the origins of the tales and research witchcraft and superstition before analysing the most modern retellings of classic tales presented on film. You will conduct your own research inquiry and will develop your formal and creative writing skills.

  • Why were fairy tales created?
  • How do fairy tales reflect the world they were written in?
  • How and why have fairy tales changed over time?

Learning Areas:

English: Semester 1 Yr 9 & 10, Semester 1: Year 9 & 10