Ms. Gokturk                                                                            Name: ___________________________

Mythology

 

“Little Red Riding Hood” Story Time Analysis

 

Please answer the questions after the reading of each version.

 

First Version:  Little Golden Book “Little Red Riding Hood” video

1.      How is Little Red Riding Hood portrayed?

 

 

 

2.      How is the Wolf portrayed?

 

 

 

3.      What, if anything, is disturbing about this version?

 

 

 

Second Version: Grimm Brothers’ “Little Red Cap”

4.      How is Little Red Riding Hood portrayed?

 

 

 

5.      How is the Wolf portrayed?

 

 

 

6.      What, if anything, is disturbing about this version?

 

 

 

Third Version: Charles Perrault’s “Little Red Riding Hood”

7.      How is Little Red Riding Hood portrayed?

 

 

 

8.      How is the Wolf portrayed?

 

 

 

9.      What, if anything, is disturbing about this version?

 

 

10.  How Perrault’s ending different?  What effect does this have?

 

 

 

Fourth Version: 14th Century “The False Grandmother”

11.  How is Little Red Riding Hood portrayed?

 

 

 

12.  How is the Wolf portrayed?

 

 

 

13.  What, if anything, is disturbing about this version?

 

 

 

Comparing Texts

14.  How would you describe the roles played by women and men?

 

 

 

15.  What should be noted about the setting – the forest vs. the village?

 

 

 

16.  What do you think is this story really about?