Let Our Imagination Run Wild Episode 5: The King and the Cat (English subtitles available)
This second episode for the multicultural storytelling series introduces a children’s folktale from India, a country in South Asia. We learn how Tenali Raman, the righteous minister, solves the rat problem in the country. He also reveals the plot of Ragjuru, a cunning minister trying to make money by selling cows to the king. Enjoy the story along with the shadow puppet show depicting some story scenes. In the Newsroom, learn more about India as well as the words from the story in Hindi. Find out the meaning of interesting animal idioms from the game. The episode could be used in conjunction with any unit to give more creative description to the situation given.