Short stories for children

These brief stories are the best resource for parents and teachers willing to educate children in a fun and effective way. They are original and diverse, and all of them convey an important lesson to learn.

Tap the title to select the one you prefer from our list of short stories.

Título Educational Value
The Bad Neighbours Communication. Do not judge others's intentions. A short story to teach not to judge others' actions
The Incompetent Genie cleanliness and order A short story about being clean and in order
The Magic Window Friendship and care A short story for children about friendship
An Insignificant Task Responsibility y constancy A story to teach responsibility
The Ugly Fairy Self acceptance A story about respect and self-acceptance
Princess of Fire Love, devotion and passion A story for kids about love and passion
The Magic Tree Good manners A story for kids to teach good manners
An Octopus in Trouble Gratitude and Bravery A story about gratitude
The Full Warren Generosity and friendship Short story about generosity
George the Giant Tenderness and kindness A short story about tenderness and kindness
Edward and the Dragon Cleverness A short story about a dragon and a knight
Waking Nightmare Self confidence A short story to build self confidence
The Viking With a Hundred Horns Austerity A story about how pride and ostentation leads to defeat
Music for the Clouds Taste in music A short story about what music can bring
Kraton’s Labyrinth Patience A short story about the effect of impatience
Seven Captive Princesses Initiative and the love of reading A short story about how to learn  and live when bored
A Doorway to the World Prevent the abuse of computers A short story about animal care and love of nature
A Ray of Moonlight Respect and civility A short story about respect and its reward
Evil Tellies Time management, don't waste time with television A story that teaches how not to be obsessed with watching tv
The Cave of Fear Courage, value things for what they are and not what they seem A short story about fear
The Invisible King of the Jungle Honesty and reliability A short story about pretending and threatening others
Tuton the Planet Eater Generosity A short story teaching children to give than to receive
The Baby Spuddle Generosity and unresentful A short story that teaches children to be generous
The Seeds Perseverance and tenacity. Take advantage of setbacks to grow A short story about extraordinary strength during growth
Tony, the Human Wasp Courage, wit, guts, bravery, intelligence A short story teaching children to be brave over fear and bullying
Raindrop, Snowflake Teamwork and collaboration A story about how teamwork makes everyone achieve the impossible
Fear is soft and smooth Overcoming fear of darkness A tale to teach to overcome fear of darkness
The King is Missing Cleanliness and hygiene A story to teach children the importance of hygiene and cleanliness
The Chair Real friendship A short story about identifying real friends.
Tickets to Heaven Hope, enthusiasm, goodness A short story about a sick boy being healed
An Unexpected Arrival Dealing with the loss of a mother A Story about dealing with the loss of a mother
Grandmother’s Favourite Doll Respect and care of things A short story about respect and care for things
The Last Thousand Dragons Joy and healthy life A story that teaches children to bring joy to others
The Cockerel, the Duck, and the Mermaids Combat fear of the dark A story to combat the fear of the dark
Two Friends in a Little Trouble order A short story about keeping things in order
Two Kinds of Justice Justice and compassion A short story about true justice
The Incredible Black Rain Optimism and being positive A short story about optimism
The Unlucky Merchant Generosity A short story on generosity as a way to to have good fortune
The greedy cloud Generosity and envy effects A story about generosity
The Warrior's Arrows Prevent and combat violence against conformity A short story about how to protect life
Mirror with a Malfunction Goodness and generosity Short story about caring for others
Bigmouth Fox Trust, loyalty and discretion Short story about discretion