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 Beauty Contest Humility Short story of the vanid butterfly
The Unending Well of Wonders Time Management A short story about the importance of how to use time
The Crashed Martian Teamwork, Friendship and Hard Work A story for children about teamwork
Trapped in Tidyland Freedom A story about freedom
My Little World has Broken Overcoming and adaptability A story for kids about adaptability and flexibility
The Monster Maker Love of reading and imagination A short story to encourage love of reading and using the imagination
Brave Cowardly Chief Patience and wisdom A story about the use of patience and wisdom to end fighting
Hunting for Smiles Patience and Perseverance A tale about patience and perseverance
The Boy Who Always Won Fair play and honesty A tale to teach fair play and avoid cheating
The Boy who almost became a Prince Patience A tale about patience
Modern Nomads Respect for Nature and Sustainability A short story for children about nature care
A Lion without a Roar Selfcontrol and moderation A story for kids to teach selfcontrol
Invitation to the Ball Tidiness A tale about tidiness
Colourless Tiger Freedom A short story about the value of freedom
The Day of Silence Integrate people with disabilities A story about integrating people with disabilities
Tubby, the Pot-bellied Cat follow the rules and act in an exemplary manner Funny story to encourages children to go to bed early
My Daddy’s Very Busy Doing things with a sense A short story about spending time correctly
The Bewitched Tongues Not critizice nor being a telltale A Story about avoiding criticism
Manute the Brave Bravery A short story about bravery
The Leopard in his Tree Justice and commitment A short story that teaches children to be concerned with others
That’s Enough! Patience and spirit of sacrifice A tale to teach patience and spirit of sacrifice
Humility among the Animals Humility and fair play A story for kids about humility
The Queen’s Journey Generosity and setting an example A short story about generosity and good example
Slowcoach Sunflower Patience and obedience A short story teaching children the value of patience and obedience
The Angry Brothers Know how to share, generosity A short story to teach children the value of sharing toys.
Drums in Space Respect and perseverance A short story about respect and perseverance
The Good Pirate Freedom and self guiding A short story about the freedom to choose our path
Sparky Hooves Calm and self control A short story to combat bullying
The Trick Strength of will and fortitude A short story to improve strength of will
Little Worm is Lost! Punctuality to come home Short story to come home early
Fleabags Teamwork A story about teamwork and collaboration
The Fairy and the Shadow Loyalty and commitment A tale about loyalty and commitment
The Evil Goblins Respect and kindness A story to teach respect for others
The Hypersensor Kindness with people with sensory deficiecy A short story about interacting with blind people
Fiorina and Pionina, the Shy Fairies Overcoming shyness and acceptance of oneself A story teaching the children to accept and be proud of oneself
Ice in the Forest Think before you act A short story to teach children to think first before taking actions
Magic Ears for Shy Children Overcoming shyness A short story teaching children how to overcome shyness
The Singing Hippo acceptance, avoid envy A short story about  avoiding envy
The Hero Who Was Going To Save the World Care of details and little things A short story about the adventure of a superhero
The potion and the wind Sense of humor A tale about good sense of humor
The Mocking Tiger Learn to appreciate valuable qualities on everyone A story to teach to value things on others
Prince Lapio Justice and fairness A short story about justice and fairness