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group: Preschool to early elementary
Online Stories and Picture Book for Preschool Activities
Activities > Online Stories > Video > The Bossy Elephant @Knowitall.org
Character Education > Leadership and Sharing
This is delightful story narrated by Aunt Pearlie Sue. Elias the Elephant is a bossy elephant that learns some valuable lessons about what is leadership and sharing. His friends are other African animals: Hector the Hippo, May the Monkey, George the Giraffe, Tanny the Tiger, and a wise Lion named Lazarus.
Online picture book recommendation >
Enjoy this wonderful book, Oscar by authors Kašmir Huseinović and author/illustrator Andrea Petrlik Huseinović. This book is available to read online at the International Children's Digital Library in English, and several other languages.
Book description: "Oscar is an elephant who lives in a city of elephants but wants to meet other creatures. One day he sails off to an island where he meets a beautiful girl elephant and makes lots of new friends."
The friends Oscar meets are various animals. Make sure to carefully enjoy the illustrations and identify the animals as they appear on the pages.
Other activities: Visit the Elephant theme to present related activities and crafts.