13 Must-Read Stories for Kids That Teach Valuable Life Lesson

While there are tons of stories for kids to choose from, quite a few teach valuable life lessons to kids as they hear the story.

There are so many fun things to do with kids, but for the days when you're looking for a quick and straightforward way to entertain the kids, short stories are a great way to do it.

These Stories for Kids Help Teach About:

– Greed – Honesty – Kindne – Patience – Temperament – And so much more!

The Lion and the Mouse

This children's story is about a Lion who decides to spare a mouse's life when the mouse says he will repay him in the future. The lion laughs, thinking, how could a mouse ever help me. Until one day, the lion becomes caught in a net, and the mouse frees him.

The Boy Who Cried, Wolf

Most people have heard this story before, but if you haven't, it's about a boy who repeatedly lies about a wolf chasing the sheep. His lying causes him to lose credibility.

The Golden Goose

A farmer and his wife have a goose who lays golden eggs. They start to think that the goose must have gold inside of it, so they kill the goose. They realize that the goose is not full of gold; it just lays golden eggs.

The Thirsty Crow

A crow finds a pail of water half full but can't quite reach the water. He adds pebbles to the can until the water rises high enough for him to drink.

The Three Little Pigs

The pigs who choose quick building methods are easily destroyed, whereas the pig who takes his time to make a quality house can withstand the wolf.

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