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 Different Take on Halloween Forgiveness, self control and joy A short story about Halloween and letters
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
Art Town Optimism and being positive A story about optimism
Hammer Blows Sincerity, always A short story about white lies
Grandfather’s Coins Money management A short story to teach children to manage their money
Tickets to Heaven Hope, enthusiasm, goodness A short story about a sick boy being healed
The Incredible Black Rain Optimism and being positive A short story about optimism
Chess of a Thousand Colours Tidiness A short story about tidiness
The great palace of lies Sincerity A tale about lies and their dangers
Boobuan monkeys Avoid consumerism Story to avoid consumerism
Adalina, the fairy without wings Friendship, overcoming A short story about the importance of friends in overcoming problems
Earth, Swallow Me Up! Humor sense A short story about shyness and fear of ridicule
Robot with a Virus Tidiness and Solidarity A short story about tidiness and solidarity
Seven Captive Princesses Initiative and the love of reading A short story about how to learn  and live when bored
Adventures in the Rain Imagination and creativity A short story about the journey to a beautiful nature after the rain
Brave Cowardly Chief Patience and wisdom A story about the use of patience and wisdom to end fighting
Happy Endings Solidarity and Justice A story about Solidarity and Justice
The Ruby Thief Sincerity and guile A short story about revealing the truth
Magic Ears for Shy Children Overcoming shyness A short story teaching children how to overcome shyness
The Best Robot Accept people differences A fantastic tale about tolerance and integration
The Little Forest by the Sea Teamwork and solidarity A short story about helping each other in solidarity
A Flower a Day Honesty and generosity A short story about the fear to tell the truth
The Chain of Smiles Happyness and kindness A story to teach the value of smiling
The Happy Trumpet Joy and friendship A short story that teaches children the value of offering joy to others
The Red Moon Care for environment A short story about care for environment
Jemima the Nosey Giraffe Respect other's privacy A short story about curiosity and respect other's privacy
My Daddy’s Very Busy Doing things with a sense A short story about spending time correctly
Works of the Kingdom Leadership and initiative A tale to teach leadership and initiative
Forever a Monster Kindness, forgiveness and generosity A children story about kindness and forgiveness
The Unworthy King Humility and dignity A short story about dignity of all people
The Boy Who Always Won Fair play and honesty A tale to teach fair play and avoid cheating
The Deductive Mr. Horsefly Avoid stereotypes Short story to avoid stetreo
The Monster in the Wardrobe Bravery and tolerance A short story to overcome fear of darkness and monsters
The Cloud-eating Giant Friendship and generosity A short story about how to gain friends
Perfect Justice Justice and forgiveness A short story about justice and forgiveness
Win or Lose Fair play, being a good loser Learn how to lose
Pillars of the Earth Respect is the core of all virtues A short story for kids about respecting elders.
The Little Glutton Moderation; restraint A tale about restraint and self control
A Forced Christmas Personal commitment to make a beeter world A christmas story
The Evil Millisphore Love in the family A story teaching children that love is the secret strength of the family
The Origin of Happiness Goodness and Charity A short story about the reasons to be happy