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
Strange Tennis Balls Care and precision A story that teaches children about big and small things
The White Rose Self-Esteem A story teaching children to appreciate beauty inside one's heart
The Creature in the Attic Bravery, overcoming irrational fears A short story to overcome irrational fears
The Last Dinosaurs Adaptability and flexibility A short story about dinosaurs
The World’s Rarest Creature Order and Care A short story about keeping things in order
A Day With The Pigs Teaching to dress quickly, collaborate, obedience A short story to teach children how to obey parents and dress quickly
The Wand That Ran Out Generosity A short story to learn to share
The Pleaseometer Avoid to feel envy A Santa's story about generosity
Edward and the Dragon Cleverness A short story about a dragon and a knight
A Letter Soup Good manners A short and funny story to teach good manners
Two Intelligent Boys Responsibility and making the best of our talents A tale about using our talents and responsibility
The Island Of Inventions Having goals and dreams as motivation A short story about the power of dreams
Redbeard’s Treasure Avoiding greed A short story about treasure and greed of a pirate
The Pet Sack Kindness A short story to teach that what we give, we receive
The Flying Contest Fair play, namely losing A short story for kids about fair play and knowing to lose
Bobby the Mountain Climber Motivation and sacrifice A short story about motivation
The Photographic Elephant Effort and perseverance Short story about perseverance
Batbird endurance A story that teaches children to endure discomforts and incovenience in life
The Lie-hunting Wizard Sincerity Story about lies nad sincerity
The Happy Sweeper Tidiness; working joyfully A short story for children about working joyfully
Speedy Snails Humility A short story about humility
Path to Heaven Sincerity and heartfelt desire A short story about being sincere to reach the hearfelt desire
Flamenco Beard and the Story Shortener Enjoy family story time. Un divertido cuento de piratas
A Perfect Christmas Generosity and humility Cuento de Navidad
The Little Hummingbird Obedience and prudence A tender story that teaches children to obey and overcome fear when lost
The Island of Two Sides Decision and dissent A short story about entrepreneurial initiative and overcome fear
The Smile Economy Generosity and avoid materialism A story that teaches children about true happiness
The Tickling Scales Healthy life and joy A story about the better indicator of beauty and a person’s value
The Cave of the Thousand Treasures Generosity Short story to avoid greed and avarice
The Two Spells Good manners and education A short story to teach children good manners
The Tree and the Vegetables Generosity and teamwork A short story about teamwork and generosity
The Gossips Respect other's private life A short story to respect other's privacy
The Cloudsqueezer Humility and willingness to learn A short story about not pretending we know everything
Book, Ink, and Feather Cooperation and positive attitude A short story about how to improve fate through collaboration
The Magic Blackboard nature care, trustworthiness A short story about caring the forest
The Ticklish Kid Self acceptance; making others happier A story about self acceptance and others happiness
The Magi-virus Closeness and friendship. Prevent loneliness A short story that teaches children to be friendly to avoid loneliness
The Boy who Made a Country Smile The joy of goodness Short story about the joy of goodness
Wonderful Harp Music Perseverance and effort A short story about perseverance and effort to learn
Stickybeard’s Treasure Obedience A short story about obedience and pirate's treasures
The Drop of Water Obedience. Good influencers A short story about the impact bad influencers could have on children
The Life-Wasting Potion Healthy life A short story about healthy habits