Bluebeard Level Guide

Category: Fiction
Guided Reading Level: Z
Grade Level Equivalent: 7-8+
Interest Level by Grade: 6 and up
Educational Description: Bluebeard series, a feminists fairytale, folklore re-told, graphic novel format, point of view, main character, Literary elements: setting, plot and character development; Bluebeard, Figurative language: Simile, metaphor, illustrations enhance meaning and tone, dark, mysterious, Comprehension strategies: predicting outcomes, compare and contrast different versions of Bluebeard, identify changes from beginning to end of the story. Themes: mature themes: violence, murder, good vs evil, family, love, friendship, fear