World's Only Collection of Kid-Tested Children's Fairy Tales & Folktales
~Award-winning Short Stories for Kids & Reader's Theater Play Scripts FREE~
OUR NEWEST “EARLY READER” CLASSIC SHORT STORIES FOR KIDS IN SIMPLE ENGLISH.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. The Classic fairy tale of Cinderella-a young girl, mistreated by her step-mother and step-sisters, who finds out that dreams really can come true.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. A toy rabbit learns that through a child’s love it can become real.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. The Emperor is fooled into believing he is wearing magic clothes which can’t be “seen”.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. Gerda and Kai struggle to fight the Snow Queen and find the balance between Good and Evil.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. Classic fairy tale of the youngest daughter Beauty and a monstrous Beast.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. A Grimm’s Brother Tale. An evil witch has trapped Rapunzel in a tower. How will she escape? Can love save her?
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. A Grimm’s Brother Tale. A miller tells a tale that his daughter can turn straw into gold. A strange little man is willing to help…for a price. Guess his name and he will be gone…but what is his name?
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids.Based on the Chinese “Ballad of Mulan”, a legend tale about a young girl who goes in disguise as a boy and joins the army in her brother’s place. A Girls of Courage Tale.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. Sima Guang is tasked to save his friend who has fallen in a vat of water.
FREE MONTHLY THEMED SHORT STORIES FOR KIDS & READER’S THEATER SCRIPTS WITH FEATURED LESSON PLANS!
Explore Whootie Owl's collection of free, award-winning short stories for kids in English. Our collection consists of Children's Stories: Folktales from all over the world. Folktales (or folk tales) are stories that have been shared from generation to generation by word of mouth. They consist of Fairy Tales (or fairytales), Animal tales and Legends, which you will find here!
Our short stories for children are Kid-tested, Multicultural and feature positive Moral messages! You will find funny, heart-warming, inspirational and interesting short stories with morals for little kids, which are perfect for teaching such themes as Kindness, Courage, Friendship and Gratitude.
Our stories for kids make wonderful Bedtime stories or the perfect story for the classroom to build character and teach Language Arts skills! We also offer "Early Reader" versions of some of our most popular stories; short, simple stories in English which can be used for English Language Learners or the ESL classroom or simply for emergent readers in 1st through 3rd grade. Share one of our stories with a special kid in your life and leave a lasting impression. Happy Storytelling!
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