The value box is a programme based on stories that aims to ensure: 1. Personal and social development through the teaching of social skills and value in the classroom. 2. Language development using stories as a medium. 3. Development of thinking skills through evaluation of characters, their feelings and their actions. 4. Skill development is therefore along 3 strands. The stories are pitched at four levels. Level 1 is for children aged 4-5 years. Level 2 is for children aged 6-7 years. Level 3 is for children aged 8-9 years. Level 4 is for children aged 10-11 years.