The Happy Prince is a short story by Oscar Wilde that teaches kindness and compassion to all. It is a favorite of children of all ages and it is a wonderful tool to teach vocabulary and content knowledge. There is a video on youtube.com that you can show the students about the happy prince and the bird that becomes his friend. You can google The Happy Prince and the entire story will come up online for you and your students. Great activity to do with students grades 4-6.