Momotaro Story

Standards RL.4.1 , RL.4.3
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Momotaro is quite possibly the most famous folk hero in Japan. Born from a peach (yes, a peach!), he went on to save his village from a band of marauding monsters. Read this shortened version of the Momotaro story, then think about what makes a true hero, both in a fairytale and in real life.

This is an excerpt from our Asian Mythology workbook.

Fourth Grade Comprehension Worksheets: Momotaro Story
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