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
A Madman in the City Simplicity and austerity A short story about the stress of modern life
The Safe Generosity A short story about generosity and giving to others
The Wailing Forest Effort and sacrifice A short story about bad postures
The Careless Clown Responsibility and care for things A short story to be careful with your things
The Burger who didn’t want to be junk food Healthy Eating and capricious A story teaching children to spare eating junk foods always
August Heat Strength and will power A short story for children about will power
Kraton’s Labyrinth Patience A short story about the effect of impatience
A Tiny Drop of Magic Putting off rewards. Cuento para aprender a tener paciencia y aplazar las recompensas
A very tough Dad Inner strength Cuento para evitar el bullying y entender la fortaleza
The Little Star Obedience and patience A cute story about obedience
The Chair Real friendship A short story about identifying real friends.
Would somebody move that watermelon! Perseverance. Small efforts make a big difference Cuento sobre el valor de los pequeños esfuerzos
The Experiments of Miss Ellis Freedom Short story about freedom
Problems on the Ark Collaboration and teamwork A Story about Collaboration and teamwork
Fear is soft and smooth Overcoming fear of darkness A tale to teach to overcome fear of darkness
The Hair Thief Sincerity when talking to children A story about sincerity with sons
The Cockerel, the Duck, and the Mermaids Combat fear of the dark A story to combat the fear of the dark
A Pessimistic Dog Optimism and positive attitude A short story about optimism
The Birth of the Turtles Importance of Family A story about family
Searching for Stars Hope when facing the death of loved ones A story about hope when facing the death of loved ones
Brodek, Dragon of Day and Night Peace and sensitivity for beautiful things A short story about the effect of no hatred in our hearts
The Frog who Jumped Through Windows Contentment and appreciate the good things A story teaching children to appreciate what they already have
Happy Mothers on the Marsh Goodness and leadership A short story teaching children to do good
A place in the Nativity Christmas Spirit Cuento navideño sobre el amor de Dios
A little hole in the moon Generosity and kindness Cuento para ser generoso
An almost impossible peace Peace Cuento para construir entornos de paz
Mystery in the Library A love of reading Cuento para animar la afición por la lectura
Lola the Whale Humility, ask for help when needed A short story about being humble to ask for help when needed
The Unlucky Merchant Generosity A short story on generosity as a way to to have good fortune
The Old Man on the Moon Willingness to learn and persistence A short story for children about constancy
The Carnivorous Plant and the Butcher Obedience A story about obedience to those who love us
The Princess without a Palace Humility and homeliness A short story aout humility and homeliness
Never Make Fun of a Rhino Learn to not make fun of others A story for kids to teach not make fun of others
Hammer Blows Sincerity, always A short story about white lies
Tickets to Heaven Hope, enthusiasm, goodness A short story about a sick boy being healed
A Different Take on Halloween Forgiveness, self control and joy A short story about Halloween and letters
Art Town Optimism and being positive A story about optimism
Bula, the traveller Generosity and sacrifice. Avoid materialism A short story set in the town of Bethlehem
Grandfather’s Coins Money management A short story to teach children to manage their money
The Incredible Black Rain Optimism and being positive A short story about optimism
The great palace of lies Sincerity A tale about lies and their dangers
Boobuan monkeys Avoid consumerism Story to avoid consumerism