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Christmas a boy got a stuffed Velveteen Rabbit in his stocking.
He liked it but played with the other gifts more. The boy forgot
about the rabbit. The rabbit was very sad. The horse told
the rabbit that a toy becomes real when a child loves it. The rabbit
wanted to be real.
One night the boy couldn't find his favorite toy so
he slept with the rabbit. The rabbit became his favorite
toy. They did everything together. The boy loved the rabbit
The boy became very sick. The doctor said that
all of his toys had to been thrown away. The rabbit and all the
others toy were taken outside to the trash. The rabbit was crying
he missed the boy. A fairy appeared and made the rabbit
real. Later the real rabbit went back the see the boy playing in
1. If you were the Velveteen
Rabbit how would you feel when the boy got sick?
2. What types of toys or stuffed animals do you have that you
spend lots of time playing with and really love?