The Tale of the Mermaid

A mermaid is a mythical creature with the head and upper body of a female and the tail of a fish. Mermaids appear in the folklore of many cultures worldwide, including the Near East, Europe, Africa and Asia. Some of the Photography Option Class Students decided to base their Story Board Task on the Mythical and Mystical Mermaid.


A group of many sailors set off with their ship to explore the oceans around the world. They were excited to find other types of fish and to have a good time together.


One night, the main sailor of the ship was steering when suddenly he heard a sound which came from the ocean. He listened more carefully to that beautiful female voice, which was singing a song. This haunting and memorable song made him wild with curiosity.


The sailor went to the border of the ship and tried to track this mysterious voice. Then the sailor detected a big fish tail in the ocean.


He became fascinated and amazed by this beautiful creature. He wanted to see more of it. Was this his downfall?


The singing mermaid appeared. She looked so beautiful and her voice captured the sailor’s heart immediately, her hypnotic song put the sailor under her spell.


The sailor walked straight towards the mermaid’s direction and she dragged him immediately into the water. He drowned in the deep waters. The next morning the other sailors just found the clothes of their Captain left behind.

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