The Elephant Boy©
Story 30
Words to Know:
monsoon – a rainy season with winds. During the monsoon the children had to play inside most of the time.
This story is about a boy and his elephant and how they helped to save his village.
Read Story Aloud:
What was it that saved the village from being destroyed?
(Though Big Kim, the elephant, was a big help, it was Kaboo’s idea that saved the village.)
What is an idea?
What idea do you think would be helpful to the world?
Enrichment: (Optional)
Ask the student to use his or her imagination to draw a picture of what Big Kim must have looked like.
Character Traits:
Wisdom, Creativity: (The mind is a wonderful thing to use and a terrible thing to waste.)