Myths & Folklore

Links to world myths, folklore, fairy tales, stories and nursery rhymes...

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Aesop’s Fables
A total of over 644 Aesop’s Fables, indexed, with morals listed.

Bulfinch’s Mythology: "The Age of Fable" or "Stories About Gods and Legends"by Thomas Bulfinch.
The site is a recipient of many impressive awards.

Classical Mythology by Geography
For those with an interest in classical mythology – a way to associate the stories with the land.

Fables, Fairy Tales, Stories and Nursery Rhymes
A very sweet illustrated site done by a grandpa for children – also look for his wonderful lists of links to other story sites!

Fairy Tale Pages - Sur LaLune
A portal to the realm of fairy tale and folklore studies featuring 35 annotated fairy tales, including their histories, similar tales across cultures, and over 1,200 illustrations.

Folklore, Myth and Legend
The Children’s Literature Web Guide to major sites dealing with tales, fables, myths, and study projects.

Greek Mythology: "Winged Sandals"
An animated tour from Greek god Hermes: animated stories, a Who's Who of gods, heroes and monsters from Classical mythology; a detailed history section looking at life in ancient Greece; as well as games and creative activities for children.

Mythic Resources
Information about mythology, dreams, tales, imagination, archetypes, according to the ideas of Joseph Campbell and Carl Jung.
A Search site for myths, legends, folklore, and religions both past and present – from the stories of the Greek Gods to the mysterious religion of the Celts.

Regional Folklore and Mythology
Links to information about folklore and mythology topics broken down by cultural and geographical region.

Stories, Folklore, and Fairy Tales Theme Page
Links to resources related to the study of Stories, Folklore, and Fairy Tales. Students and teachers will find curricular resources (information, content...) to help them learn about this topic.

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