Stories with meanings

In: Atuatanga manual

Far from being stories made up just to entertain children, myths and legends have special messages in them. Often these stories give us important information about a place. They help us to keep safe or when to know to do a job. Children’s stories, or at least good ones, last forever so what better way to pass on important information

This resource has explanations for myths, legends and stories spread throughout but here are the messages behind a few well known ones.