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Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools

Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools

Folk Tales

Folk Tales
Why do leopards eat sheep?  What is the legend of St. Anne's Lake? How did the first coconut come to Efate? Benefit from the wisdom of far-off cultures through creation stories, myths, and legends from Peace Corps countries around the world.

 

The Center of the Earth
Story
A story from Eritrea
Why People Are Hairy
Story
A story from Panama
Ivan the Fool
Story
A story from Russia
Half Man, Half Limping Rabbit
Story
A story from Romania
The Legend of the Mid-Autumn Festival
Story
A story from China
The Khan's Robes
Story
A story from Uzbekistan
The Great Hole
Story
A story from Togo
Mother Wolf
Story
A story from the Kyrgyz Republic
How the First Coconut Came to Efate
Story
A story from Vanuatu

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