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
Scuttleball. Soccer for Ants Fair play, respect and tolerance A short story about Fair Play and tolerance
A Frog and a Frying Pan Learn to forgive A short story to learn to forgive
The Boy who almost became a Prince Patience A tale about patience
The Big Match Humility, generosity and teamwork Short story to avoid individualism
Honest Ladybirds Trustworthiness and honesty A short story about the value of honesty and being trusted
The Little Stone Bird Sensitivity, love and care for nature A story to teach children how to value and conserve a forest
The Math Dunce Will to learn and creativity A story about learning maths
Ice in the Forest Think before you act A short story to teach children to think first before taking actions
Colourless Tiger Freedom A short story about the value of freedom
Duck Race Obedience A short story to obey parents
Drums in Space Respect and perseverance A short story about respect and perseverance
Slowcoach Sunflower Patience and obedience A short story teaching children the value of patience and obedience
The Queen’s Journey Generosity and setting an example A short story about generosity and good example
The Tidy Toys Tidiness and carefulness A short story aboyt tidiness
The Grey Fountain Caring for environment A short story to teach to take care of nature
The Brave Little Tortoise and the Monster Bravery, fear control A short story about bravery and fear control
Fleabags Teamwork A story about teamwork and collaboration
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
Clever Clark’s Superpowers Effort. Separating fact and fiction A short story about abilities and power
The Singing Hippo acceptance, avoid envy A short story about  avoiding envy
The potion and the wind Sense of humor A tale about good sense of humor
The Great Wild Car Race Kindness and generosity A short story about how goodness brings joy
A Lion without a Roar Selfcontrol and moderation A story for kids to teach selfcontrol
The Incompetent Genie cleanliness and order A short story about being clean and in order
Lies in the Stone Age Sincerity, honesty, responsible act A short story about being truthful and acting responsibly
Dark Wizard, Spark Wizard Overcoming fear of storms A short story about how to overcome the fear of storms
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 Natural Garden Nature care and environment friendly A short story about how to care and preserve the balance of nature
The Mocking Tiger Learn to appreciate valuable qualities on everyone A story to teach to value things on others
The Unending Well of Wonders Time Management A short story about the importance of how to use time
Where did the Voices go? Loyalty, friendship and fellowship A story about loyalty and fellowship
The Knight and the World Joie de vivre A short story to quest for happiness
Trouble in the Science Class Being calm A short and funny story about being calm
An Allergic Wizard Be respectful and kind to others A funny story about respect to others
The Magic Coins Gererosity and Honesty A short tale about generosity and honesty
The Lazy Little Bird Combat laziness A story to teach to combat laziness
The Magic Blackboard nature care, trustworthiness A short story about caring the forest
Colourful Animals Avoid prejudices and being open minded A story to teach to be open minded
The Warm Whale Fortitude A short story about fortitude
The Two Towers Avoid Envy A short story about Envy
Little Worm is Lost! Punctuality to come home Short story to come home early