An enchanting poem by Irish poet, William Allingham, sure to delight the little ones and lull them off to sleep with sweet dreams of the fairy folk. (duration – 3 minutes) An episode from Journey with Story, a storytelling podcast for kids. (Abridged version)
A classic English fairytale about a little girl who goes inside a house in the woods belonging to three bears and makes herself at home until the three bears return and find her inside. (duration – 7 minutes) An episode from Journey with Story, a storytelling podcast for kids.
When the Sultan of Iran receives a mysterious box containing a riddle about the three wooden dolls inside, he has to call on help from others in his court. Children will enjoy seeing if they can solve this riddle themselves. An old folktale from Iran. (duration -7 minutes) An episode from Journey with Story, a […]
Bask in the Joy of Words with a Nonsense Poem – Storytelling Podcast for Kids – The Quangle Wangle’s Hat: E41
A charming, nonsense poem from Edward Lear about a curious, whimsical creature who sits on the top of a Crumpetty Tree wearing an enormous hat, and when a cavalcade of real and imaginary creatures ask to make their home with him, he gladly agrees. (duration 4 minutes) An episode from the storytelling podcast, Journey With […]
Encourage tenacity with Aesop’s Fable – Storytelling Podcast for Kids -The Tortoise and the Hare: E40
A boastful Hare who is always bragging about his speed and agility challenges the slow and steady Tortoise to a race. A beloved fable from Aesop that shows us the value of tenacity and effort. (duration – 8 minutes)
Celebrate the 4th of July With a Patriotic Poem – Storytelling Podcast for Kids – A Lesson from History: E38
An inspirational poem that describes George Washington’s famous journey across the icy Delaware river in December 1776, and encourages us to muster our own strength and determination to face life’s obstacles.
Includes – A Tale for All Seasons – A short fable about Peace. (duration – 7 minutes) An episode from Journey with Story […]
In this light hearted poem written by Charles E. Carryl, a grouchy camel shares a litany of complaints about how all the other animals are better housed, fed, and used than he is. (duration – 3 minutes)
When Jack trades their milking cow in exchange for some magic beans, his mother is so furious, she sends him to bed without any supper. But overnight the magic beans grow into an enormous beanstalk that Jack climbs up right into the sky and encounters a fierce giant who has lots of treasure. An old […]
A classic poem by English Nobel Laureate, Rudyard Kipling, written in the form of fatherly advice to the poet’s son, John. Words of wisdom for fathers to share with their children. (duration – 4 minutes) An episode from Journey with Story, a storytelling podcast for children.
Enjoy Some Swashbuckling Fun with this Pirate Poem – Storytelling Podcast for Kids – The Pirate Don Durk of Dowdee E:34
Children will delight in this rollicking poem by Mildred Plew Meigs, about a wicked pirate with a dagger, a cutlass, and a parrot called Pepperkin Pye, who “goes through the world with a wonderful swash!” (duration – 5 minutes) An episode from Journey with Story, a storytelling podcast.