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Tell me about it! 1-2-3

Tell me about it! Short Stories for Kids Level 1-2-3

Tell Me About It! is a series of three books designed to introduce young students to classic children’s short stories. The series also focuses on the development of students’ reading and thinking skills through various activities. Students will enjoy and appreciate the classic short stories through vivid illustrations and fun activities and projects.


  • Student’s Book with Online Practice
  • Teacher’s Guide
  • Interactive Whiteboard Material


Tell Me About It! 1 includes five classic children’s short stories:

  • The Hare and the Tortoise

This is a story about a hare and a tortoise racing in the forest. Why do they race? Does the Hare learn a lesson?

  • The Lion and the Mouse

How can a little mouse help a big lion? You will enjoy reading this story which teaches that a kindness is never wasted. If you help someone, they can help you in the future, too.

  • The Frog Prince

This well-known classic fairy tale is about a prince who was turned into a frog by a witch. Will he ever turn into his human form and find his princess?

  • Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Goldilocks is a little girl. One day, she goes for a walk in the forest and comes upon a house. She enters the house which belongs to a bear family. Will the Bear family welcome Goldilocks?

  • The Ant and the Grasshopper

While the ants work hard for the winter, the Grasshopper enjoys himself by singing and playing music. When it is winter, he can’t find food and asks for the Ant’s help. Will the Ant help him?


Tell Me About It! 2 includes five classic children’s short stories: 

  • ,Hansel and Gretel

Their stepmother and father leave Hansel and Gretel in the forest. The children are trying to find their way back home. On the way, they come across a candy house which belongs to a witch. Will Hansel and Gretel find their way back home?

  • Cinderella

Cinderella goes to a ball with the help of a fairy. The Prince wants to marry her. He tries to find Cinderella. Will they have a happy ending?

  • Rapunzel

A witch locks Rapunzel in a tower. She meets a young prince. They decide to escape together, but the witch finds out. Let’s read and see if Rapunzel can escape from the tower.

  • The Wild Swans

Eliza is looking for her brothers who were turned into swans by their stepmother. She works hard to turn them into princes again. Will her hard work save her brothers?

  • The Princess and the Pea

A young girl comes to the castle one evening. She says that she is a princess. To find out if she is a real princess, the Queen