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reading comparison ideas


Junior Member
Does anyone have any good selections that they use to compare and contrast? I have used the Three Little Pigs and The True Story of the Three Little Pigs but was looking for something more.


Junior Member
few titles

The Boy Who Cried Wolf/The Wolf Who Cried Boy

The Rough-Face Girl/Cinderella

Big Al/Rainbow Fish


New Member
compare and contrast ideas

cinderella and any of the fractured fairy tales such as Cinderskeleton, Sydney Rella, Cindertorella,

Charlie Anderson and Sids SIx Diners

three little pigs, three little javelinas, three hawaiian pigs, three little pigs wise up.

sleeping beauty and sleeping ugly

hope this helps.

Bassett lover

Senior Member
here's some

Oliver Button Is a Sissy and Hooway for Wodney Wat, The Recess Queen, Amazing Grace
The Mitten by Alan Tesslet and The Mitten by Jan Brett
Any Mr. Putter and Tabby with any Henry and Mudge
The Gingerbread Boy and the Jalapeno Man
Hedghog Bakes A Cake with Cook-A-Doodle-Doo
Johnny Allpeseed with Miss Rumphius

I often have my students go deeper in comparing stories. For example we might compare the themes of the story, characters, etc.