The themes in Rikki-Tikki-Tavi concern abandonment and adoption as well as pain and revenge. The tale is a short story in Ruyard Kipling's The Jungle Book, and although it sounds like a nature tale, it can be read as a c... More »

Good versus evil, coming of age, courage and loyalty are some themes in Rudyard Kipling's short story "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi." Some commentators have suggested that the story explores the themes of adoption and abandonment. O... More »

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Illustrated versions of “Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” are available on ReadKiddoRead.com, Amazon.com and AmericanLiterature.com, as of 2016. ReadKiddoRead.com has an abridged version of “Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” with original watercolors ... More »

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"Rikki-Tikki-Tavi," a story about a young mongoose, comes from "The Jungle Book" written by English writer, poet and novelist Rudyard Kipling. Kipling wrote several short stories, poems and children's books. More »

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Illustrated versions of “Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” are available on ReadKiddoRead.com, Amazon.com and AmericanLiterature.com, as of 2016. ReadKiddoRead.com has an abridged version of “Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” with original watercolors ... More »

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A good lesson plan for Rikki Tikki Tavi examines the story element of character by having students discuss the figures in the story and creating graphs that list the major traits of each character. These activities help ... More »

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Common themes in children's literature include stories that concern life at home, school and with parents and other family members, as stated by Children's Literature Classics. Other popular themes revolve around friends... More »