Change a Fairy Tale into a Tall Tale
Find a copy of your favorite children’s fairy tale.
Make a list of all the verbs in it and change them into more exciting, vibrant verbs. Use your vibrant verb list.
Use hyperbole (exaggeration) to describe the actions of the villains and heroes in your story.
For example, the wolf in The Three Little Pigs could be a SUPER WOLF —
When he huffs and puffs he causes a TORNADO that destroys the whole town where the three pigs live!