Level 6 Unit 5
Language Arts: Legends


John Henry
by Julius Lester
A retelling of the life of the legendary steel man.
The Song of Mu Lan
by Jeanne M. Lee
A girl disguises herself as a man to take her father's place in battle.


by David Wisniewski
A rabbi brings to life a clay giant to protect the Jews of Prague.
Golden Tales
by Lulu Delacre
A collection of legends and tales from Latin America.


Arthur: High King of Britain
by Michael Morpurgo
Legends of the knights of the Round Table.
The Boy Who Lived with the Bears
by Joseph Bruchac
Six stories from the Iroquois.


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