The Little Prince Theme

Updated: 8/27/2018
The Little Prince Theme
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TLP Lesson Plans

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Lesson Plans by Elizabeth Pedro

The Little Prince, also referred to as Le Petit Prince, is a modern French fairy tale about an aviator whose plane lands in the Sahara Desert. He meets a small prince who describes his planet and his adventures searching for love. It's a classic and charming story that will delight students as well as prompt discussions on adulthood, friendship, and perseverance.

The Little Prince

Storyboard Description

The Little Prince Theme Storyboard - le petit prince english

Storyboard Text

  • This is where you live?
  • Grown ups do not understand the beauty in a drawing of a boa constrictor eating an elephant.
  • All of these roses are the same. I thought my rose was special.
  • I will show you. Come here every day and you will tame me.
  • Grown ups judge the Turkish astronomer based on how he is dressed.
  • Grown-ups measure the beauty of a house by its price and think they know a young friend by how much money his father earns.
  • The fox teaches a lesson: "if you want a friend, tame me!”
  • The little prince finally begins to understand what he feels for his rose.
  • The aviator has been tamed by the prince; he is upset to see him leave Earth.