30 Short English Essays for kids

English essays for kids

Short English essays for kids are an excellent way to foster creativity, enhance language skills, and encourage young minds to express their thoughts and ideas. These essays, typically ranging from a few sentences to a couple of paragraphs, are tailored to the comprehension level of children. They cover a wide range of topics, allowing children to explore their interests and develop their writing skills.

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Essay Topics for Kids

Writing essays can be an enjoyable and educational experience for kids. Here are a few essay topics tailored for younger writers:

My Father

My father is my greatest strength. He has good habits and good manners. He helps me in my study. He loves to play with me. He believes in discipline. He helps my mother with household chores. He listens to my problems very patiently. He always cares about our family members. He always shows a sense of confidence in me. I am proud of my father.

My Best Friend

A friend in need is a friend indeed. Man is a social animal. He cannot live alone. He needs the help of others. So he makes friends. My father always advises me to keep away from bad company. Let me introduce you to my best friend. Ali is my best friend. He belongs to a noble family. We live like real brothers. He wears simple clothes. He helps the poor. He is of my age. His father is a doctor. He does not mix with bad boys. He says his prayers daily. He is very intelligent. He is at home in all subjects. He stands first in our class every year. He helps the weak boys in their studies. He is a good player in hockey. He is the apple of his parent’s eyes. live long!

My Best Teacher

Teaching is a noble profession. It is the profession of prophets. The best people in the world are those who teach others. The teacher is an engineer, a doctor, and an officer maker. I have many teachers but Ali is my best teacher. He belongs to a good family. His father is a doctor. He is an M.A., B.ED. He is fifty years old. He teaches us English. He checks our homework daily. He is very hard-working. He gets up early in the morning. He wears neat and clean clothes. All the teachers like him. I like him very much. May he live long.

My Classroom

A classroom is a respectable place. It is a place where we get knowledge. It is my classroom. It is airy and spacious. It has two doors. It has three windows. It has four ventilators. It has thirty desks in it. There is a table and chair for the teacher in it. There is also a blackboard on the wall. There are four ceiling fans in it. There are maps, charts, and pictures on its walls. It is a very beautiful classroom. I like my classroom very much, I keep it clean.

Police Man

A policeman is a government servant. His duty is to keep law and order. He keeps our lives and property safe. He is dutiful and obedient. He is always bold and courageous. He never hesitates to face danger. He is always active, alert, and energetic. There are also traffic police. Traffic police control and regulate the traffic. He is a true servant of society. We should respect him.

My Country

The name of my country is Pakistan. It came into being on 14th August 1947. It was founded by Quaid-e-Azam, Muhammad Ali Jinnah. It is an Islamic state. It has four provinces. The name of its capital is Islamabad. There are four seasons in my country, its people are very loving and kind. The national language of Pakistan is Urdu. The national sport of Pakistan is hockey. The national fruit of Pakistan is the mango. I love my country very much.

My School

I study in Govt. Pilot School. It has a new building with spacious rooms. It has a practical science lab for students. It has a big library. The playground of our school is very large and beautiful. Our class teacher is a very kind man. All the other teachers are also kind. The principal of our school is a very friendly man. We all live like a family here. The schools like ours are the real wealth of our country. I am proud of my school.

The Horse

The horse is a friend of a man. Man’s love for the horse is well-known. The Arabian horses are famous. The horses live mainly on grass. In the olden days, horses were used to carry people and goods from place to place. An adult male horse is called a ‘stallion’. An adult female horse is called a ‘mare’. A male baby horse is called a colt. A female baby horse is called a foal. He is very faithful to his master. Warriors are very fond of their horses.

A Morning Walk

A morning walk is a good exercise for all. It is very helpful for our health. It is as useful for the body as food. The fresh air is very useful for our lungs. The cool breeze refreshes us. We hear the chirping of the birds. I am very fond of morning walks, I get up early in the morning. The rising sun looks very beautiful in the park. Everything looks very fresh and blooming. The dewdrops on the grass look very lovely. We walk barefoot on the green grass.

Visit to a Park

A park is a place of beauty. It presents a feast of joy before us. In summer, I sit under its shady trees. The rows of roses attract my eyes. I enjoy the birds singing in the trees. I grow plants in the park. I came here to get fresh and clean air. It provides me with a place for sports. Many people visit the garden at different hours of the day. People come here for a walk and jogging. Other people come here to exercise and ease. A park is a place of beauty.

A Visit to a Zoo

Last week we went to the Lahore Zoo. I went with my father, mother, and brothers. We reached the zoo at around 12.00 p.m. We bought tickets and entered the zoo. First, we went to see the birds. There were many birds of beautiful colors. We also saw lions, tigers, bears, monkeys, and cheetahs. We also saw many other animals. After that, we went to the Aquarium. There we saw many varieties of fish. After that, we sat under a tree and had our lunch. At 4.00 p.m. we returned home. We will never forget this trip.

An Accident

Road accidents are very common in big cities. Careless driving causes accidents. Some drivers do not obey the traffic rules. A car was coming at a very high speed. The car hits the cyclist at a turn. Another car collided with this car. The cyclist fell down. He became senseless. People caught the car driver. People called the Ambulance for the cyclist. We should follow the traffic rules to stay safe.”

Journey by Bus

Once I traveled by bus from Lahore to Multan. The bus started its journey at 6 p.m. It traveled at a good speed. There were road lights near the towns. It was very cold at night. All of a sudden, the bus stopped. There was some problem with the engine. The driver opened the engine and made some corrections. Luckily, the bus started again. I reached Multan at 11 p.m.

My Mother

God has bestowed upon us many blessings. Mother is one of these blessings. I often feel incomplete without my mother. The name of my mother is she is a housewife. She is a very kind lady. She loves me very much. She gets up early in the morning. She says her prayers regularly. She recites the Holy Quran daily. She cooks food for us. She cleans the house daily. She helps me with my studies. She is a simple woman. She always helps the poor. I love her very much. May she live long!

The Telephone

The telephone is a wonderful gift of science. It was invented by Graham Bell. The two telephone sets are connected by wires. People use it everywhere. In every phone, it has a number. It has a speaker and a microphone. It has a dialing pad that shows numbers. It saves time and money. It is very useful to mankind.

A Hockey Match

Last year, the Inter-board Tournament was held in our school. The final match was played between the teams of D. G. Khan and Rajanpur. Everybody was excited. The match started at 9 am. During the first half, both teams played well. Only a minute before the end of the first half, the Rajanpur Team made a fast move. Their center forward hit the ball into the goal. After that, the referee blew the whistle to end the first half. In the second half, the D. G. Khan Team attacked well to equal the score. At last, they scored the equalizer. Now the match was in full swing. Each team was trying hard to score the winning goal. But no team could succeed in its efforts. At last, the Rajanpur Team secured the winning goal. The people in favor of the winning team shouted and clapped. It was a wonderful match.

A picnic

This age is the age of dearness. A man has to do a lot of work from morning till evening to earn his living. Sometimes, he has to labor beyond his capacity to meet his needs and desires properly. Thus he feels boredom. To keep the boredom away, he tries to enjoy some kind of recreation. A picnic party is also a source of recreation. During the summer vacation, we, the students of class seven, decided to take a trip to the Murree Hills. We went there by bus. We started our journey early in the morning. We were very happy and made the journey pleasant by talking and cutting jokes. The Journey through the mountainous area was very pleasant. There was greenery everywhere. We passed through the high hills of Marghala. The road lay ahead moving round the lofty rocks. The scenery was very charming. The ascent and descent of the road were very enjoyable. We stopped on the way and had our lunch at a restaurant. We reached Murree before sunset. We stay at Edina rest house. We enjoyed ourselves in the beautiful scenery of Murree Hills. A ride on the chairlift at Ayoubia was very thrilling. We stayed there for a week. It was a wonderful experience. We cannot forget those happy moments.

A visit to Hill Station

After taking exams I felt boredom. I managed to go to Murree to keep the boredom away. I with my class fellows went to Murree by bus. We start our journey early in the morning. We made our journey pleasant by cutting jokes. There was greenery everywhere near the mountainous area. We passed through the high hills of Marghala. The ascent and descent of the road were very enjoyable. We reached Murree before sunset. We enjoy ourselves in the beautiful views of Murree. A ride on the chair lift at Ayoubia was very exciting. We stayed there for a week.

The Cow

It is a cow. It is a pet animal. It is in many colors. It has two eyes, two ears, and two horns. It has a long tail. It has four Legs. It eats grass. It gives us milk. We make butter, ghee, and cheese from it. We eat its meat. Its skin is used in bag, belt, and shoe making. We use its dung for manure. It is a very useful animal. It is found everywhere.


The computer has changed the world altogether. It has made things easier. There are many types of computers. In the beginning, computers were very big in size. But nowadays quite slim and smart computers are made. We can keep all types of records on computers. The most amazing thing is that we can talk to anybody, anywhere, and at any time in the world through the internet. It has reduced the distances and made the world a global village. In fact, it is the most amazing invention of the present age. We should use this device for useful purposes only.

My Favorite Game

Sports are necessary for our health. Games improve our fitness. Hockey is our national game. Football is also a favorite game of our people. “Sometimes to work, sometimes to play” is a right English proverb. It must be followed in life by everybody. My favorite game is cricket. I play cricket with my friends on holiday. The cool morning hour is the best time for playing. On Sunday, I go to vast open ground with my friends. We play cricket with a team spirit and obey the discipline of the team. This game builds our body and refreshes our minds. It also makes us active and improves our fitness. In the playground, we learn how to cooperate with one another and to be just and fair as well. All the games benefit both mind and body and improve fitness but I like cricket the most. It has created confidence in me and made me a good citizen.

My Hobby

A hobby is work that we do in our spare time. It is not a profession. Stamps collection, collection of old coins, painting, photography, and gardening are some popular hobbies. Gardening is my favorite hobby. It is a cheap hobby. I have a small grassy plot adjacent to my house. I have grown there different types of plants. I water them twice a day. I remove all kinds of weeds from there. After some days the flower buds become ready. They bloom after a few days. I enjoy their sweet smell. I look after them with care and love. When I am tired, I sit in the company of these pretty flowers. I decorate my drawing room with them. I give some flowers to my friends as a gift, too. This hobby gives me much pleasure and removes my worries. Greenery and flowers are a great blessing of Allah Almighty. I like my hobby very much.


Quaid-e-Azam is the greatest leader in our history. His real name is Muhammad Ali Jinnah. His father’s name was Ponja Jinnah. He was a businessman in Karachi. He was born in Karachi on 25th December 1876. He was an intelligent and serious child. He received his early education in Karachi. He was a man of great willpower. He worked very hard for the nation. In 1940 the famous Pakistan Resolution was adopted. Pakistan came into being on 14th August 1947. He became the first Governor-General of Pakistan, He died on 11th September 1948. His tomb is in Karachi.


It is a great blessing to have friends. It is a natural phenomenon to make friends. At the school level, we make friends, share with them our things, and lunch box, and discuss little innocent matters. We feel happy to play with them and sometimes we go to school and play together.

But to make a friend, we must keep some points in our mind. He must be honest, kind-hearted and caring. If a person has these qualities you can make him your friend and start your friendship which will be long lasting. Every person has some weaknesses, so when you say, he is my friend, then accept him with all his weaknesses and improve him through your good behavior and smile. If your friend gives you time for playing and helps you in your studies and does not waste your time and takes care of you, your time and study, are your loyal friend, you can trust him. If your friend respects you and in return you respect him, and he forbids you from wrong doing, is your true friend. In friendship, you must avoid little things because the friendship is based on trust and mutual respect. When you avoid little things, with the passage of time your friendship will be strong.

Traffic Education

Every education helps man to make him civilized, sensible, and a good citizen, therefore the role of Traffic education is very important in this regard to drive the vehicle on the road safely. We daily travel in different vehicles, some use their own cars and some use public transport, therefore we must know the basic rules of how to drive a vehicle, what is a function of one way-traffic and two way-traffic, how we can follow the white lines which are drawn. So the vehicles follow them and avoid overspeed and rash driving. On every big road, we can see traffic signs with the help of the drivers, these signs include maximum speed, turn, signals, overhead bridge underpass, coming city or stop, etc. These signs help us in our driving so that we can safely reach our destination. In big cities, the flow of traffic is greater than the small cities. So we must follow the traffic signals and abide by the rules because these rules are only for our safety. The major cause of accidents on the roads are lack of traffic education which we do not follow. Every driver must get a traffic education and after the test, he/she should come on the road for the safety of himself/herself and others. When we follow the traffic rules, signs, and signals we can become responsible citizens.

My Favorite Animal

I love cats! Cats are my favorite animals because they are cute, cuddly, and full of personality. They have soft fur that feels so nice to pet. Cats come in all sorts of colors and patterns, which makes them even more interesting. Cats are also very playful. They chase after toys and pounce on imaginary prey. It’s so much fun to watch them play. Cats are independent too. They can groom themselves and use a litter box, which makes them easy to take care of. But the best thing about cats is their purring. When a cat purrs, it’s like they’re telling you they’re happy and content. I love snuggling with my cat and listening to her purr. Cats are truly wonderful animals, and I’m lucky to have one as my pet.

My Family

My family is small but full of love and happiness. It’s just me, my mom, and my dad. We may be small in numbers, but we are big in heart. We do everything together, from playing games to cooking delicious meals. Mom takes care of us and makes our home cozy, while Dad tells us fun stories and teaches me new things. We laugh a lot, share secrets, and support each other.

Our small family is like a close-knit team, always there for one another. I feel safe, loved, and cherished in our little family, and that’s what makes it so special and happy.

My Favorite Book

My favorite book is a magical adventure called “Harry Potter.” It’s about a young wizard named Harry who goes to a school for magic. The book has wizards, witches, spells, and fantastic creatures. I love it because it takes me to a world of imagination where anything is possible. The characters are brave and kind, and they teach important lessons about friendship and courage.

When I read “Harry Potter,” I feel like I’m right there with Harry, Ron, and Hermione, battling dragons and solving mysteries. It’s a book that makes me dream and believe in the power of magic, and that’s why it’s my favorite.

A Day at the Beach

The beach is a magical place for children. One sunny day, I went to the beach with my family. The sky was blue, and the soft sand felt warm under my feet. I could hear the waves gently crashing onto the shore, creating a soothing sound. We built sandcastles, letting the sand slip through our fingers, and decorated them with seashells. The ocean was inviting, so we splashed and played in the cool water. We even saw some colorful fish swimming nearby. Eating ice-cream and watching the sunset, I felt happy and relaxed. A day at the beach is always a day filled with joy and wonderful memories.

The Importance of Trees

Trees are very important. They give us clean air to breathe. Trees take in bad air and make it good. They also give homes to birds and animals. In the summer, trees give us shade. This keeps us cool. Trees also give us fruits like apples and oranges. We can climb trees and play around them. Trees make our world look beautiful. We must take care of trees because they help us in many ways. Planting more trees is good for our earth. We should love and protect trees always. Trees are our friends.

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English essays for kids

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