The Crow and the Rain Barrel
This fairy tale introduces readers to a very smart crow who is on a quest for water in a desert. After leading his friends to a barrel of water, the crow manages to impress his friends with a way for them to easily quench their thirsts.
Story World Real World is a series of fairy tales in which illustrations, text, and lesson-learning are beautifully interwoven with corresponding informational texts. It is a series full of rich illustrations, text complexity ranges, and nonfiction text features. These attributes help students make real-life connections with classic fairy tales. The series includes 10 narrative texts and 30 informational texts.