Paint picture and story
designed by Greta Truitt
Harold and the Purple Crayon is an exciting, fun little journey
a purple crayon dream world. In this book, a little boy
Harold goes on a walk, and creates a world by drawing with his magic
crayon. Guess what color the crayon is? Harold really wants
to take a walk in the moonlight, but there is no moon. By using
his handy-dandy purple crayon Harold draws the moon he needs.
travels and his crayon take him by a tree which he decides needs a
dragon to guard the apples. Harold also draws a picture where he
is picnicking with a moose and porcupine, sailing on a boat, climbing a
mountain, and finally riding in a hot air balloon on his way
home. Harold makes everything he needs for his adventure by
drawing it with his crayon.
When he decides that he is tired and
wants to go to bed, he looks for the moon and realizes that the moon is
always outside his bedroom window. Harold knows the he can always
see the moon outside of his bedroom window so he gets an idea.
Drawing his window around the moon means that he will be back at home
and in bed where he started. Harold tucks himself in bed and goes
sound to sleep.
be neat if we could do that in real life?