A tall tale shows a correlation between hard times faced by many of the pioneer settlers and some of the invented exaggerations which made humorous light of these situations. Create a hero and begin writing your own tall tale.
Read about tall tales (such as Paul Bunyan) and then use this concept to create a tall tale of your own. Don't forget to illustrate your story. To help you get started, you can use this tall tale template.Note: You will need Adobe Reader to access this pdf file.
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