FOLKTALES OF THE SOUTHWEST

Corn-Smut Girl: Hopi Folktale

 

TASK 1

Corn Smut Girl is in many ways like the Cinderella. Compare the two by filling in the chart below.

Ways in which Corn Smut Girl and Cinderella are ALIKE

Ways in which Corn Smut Girl and Cinderella are DIFFERENT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TASK 2

1.  Stories can often tell us what is important to a society. What do you think the people who first told the story of Cinderella considered to be important?

 

 

2.  What do you think the people who first told the story of Corn Smut Girl considered to be important?

 

 

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