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 Magic Tree Good manners A story for kids to teach good manners
Princess of Fire Love, devotion and passion A story for kids about love and passion
An Octopus in Trouble Gratitude and Bravery A story about gratitude
The Ugly Fairy Self acceptance A story about respect and self-acceptance
The World's Crazy Second Day Order and Punctuality Cuento de animales sobre el orden
The Bad Neighbours Communication. Do not judge others's intentions. A short story to teach not to judge others' actions
Music for the Clouds Taste in music A short story about what music can bring
The Magic Window Friendship and care A short story for children about friendship
Grandmother’s Favourite Doll Respect and care of things A short story about respect and care for things
A Doorway to the World Prevent the abuse of computers A short story about animal care and love of nature
The Invisible King of the Jungle Honesty and reliability A short story about pretending and threatening others
Black and White Punctuality and respect A short story for children about colors
The Day the Stork Stole the Wedding Fairness and honesty Cuento para evitar las pequeñas mentiras y desobediencias
An Insignificant Task Responsibility y constancy A story to teach responsibility
Fiona Famous True friendship A short story about true friendship
Kraton’s Labyrinth Patience A short story about the effect of impatience
The Viking With a Hundred Horns Austerity A story about how pride and ostentation leads to defeat
Seven Captive Princesses Initiative and the love of reading A short story about how to learn  and live when bored
The Runaway Palace Self-control and good character Cuento para evitar la ira y las respuestas violentas
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 Chair Real friendship A short story about identifying real friends.
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 Prince and the Toymaker Sharing and Generosity Cuento para aprender a compartir los juguetes
Tony, the Human Wasp Courage, wit, guts, bravery, intelligence A short story teaching children to be brave over fear and bullying
The Seeds Perseverance and tenacity. Take advantage of setbacks to grow A short story about extraordinary strength during growth
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
A Ray of Moonlight Respect and civility A short story about respect and its reward
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
Two Friends in a Little Trouble order A short story about keeping things in order
The Cockerel, the Duck, and the Mermaids Combat fear of the dark A story to combat the fear of the dark
The Last Thousand Dragons Joy and healthy life A story that teaches children to bring joy to others
The Sweet Witch Kindness and helping others A short story about helping others
Mirror with a Malfunction Goodness and generosity Short story about caring for others
The greedy cloud Generosity and envy effects A story about generosity
The Girl with the Beautiful Face Avoiding superficiality A short story about true love behind a beautiful face
The Warrior's Arrows Prevent and combat violence against conformity A short story about how to protect life
Bigmouth Fox Trust, loyalty and discretion Short story about discretion
The Sword of Peace Love peace; hate war A tale about peace