The princess and the dragon

This lesson introduces learners to a traditional style story with a series of structured activities. 

Rachael Ro

In this lesson, learners will be introduced to a traditional style story 'The princess and the dragon'. They will watch the story, complete some comprehension activities, look at some lexis for fairy stories, and re-tell the story. Finally, learners can do some extension work based on the story, writing and illustrating their own ending.


Fairy stories


To develop and practise:

  • vocabulary: fairy stories

  • structure: past simple

  • integrated skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing


Primary (7–11 years)


90 minutes approximately

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