If your kids love story time, no doubt they will be able to tell you what some of their favorite stories are. Maybe the story in this worksheet is one of their favorites, too. Every story has a theme or a main idea, which the author is trying to pass across to the readers. Read the text in this printout carefully to your kids, and make sure that they understand every word. Then, head to the bottom of the page and help them answer the simple questions which are related to the text.
The story in this worksheet talks about some ancient Greek history. It tells the story of King Midas. If your kids are interested in Greek gods and mythology, they would be eager to complete the simple exercise. First of all, read the short and simple text to your kids, and make sure they are following you. If you need to, read the text twice. Now, head to the bottom of the page and help your kids find and check the theme of the story.
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