When writing "How the Peacock Got Its Feathers", the authors desired for each individual to glean whatever theme or personal message speaks to him or her after reading the story.
Nevertheless, if parents or teachers decide to utilize the story for educational purposes, "How the Peacock Got Its Feathers" can be used to cover such themes as:
Conflict Prevention/Conflict Resolution
Actions & Consequences
Bullying/Taking a stand against
Caring for animals/each other
Cause & Effect
Kind word/Kind deeds
Science experiments with mixing colors
"See something, say something" (Bystander choices/actions)
Types of birds
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