Harold and the Purple Crayon 50th Anniversary Edition
Essential Picture Book Classics—timeless stories for every child to treasure. "One night, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided to go for a walk in the moonlight." Armed only with an oversized purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement. ... show more
Essential Picture Book Classics—timeless stories for every child to treasure. "One night, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided to go for a walk in the moonlight." Armed only with an oversized purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement. Full of funny twists and surprises, this joyful story shows just how far your imagination can take you. Harold and the Purple Crayon has delighted readers of all ages for over fifty years.
Publish date: February 1st 2005
Pages no: 64
Edition language: English
Series: Harold (#1)
Harold goes on an exciting adventure with the scribble of his purple crayon. Walking in the moonlight, sailing on the ocean, to a hot air balloon ride. This book is great for imagination. I would use this as an art project. Have the students write then draw their own adventure with a purple crayon. ...
Lexile Level: 490L This book is about a curious little boy named Harold, who has a very creative imagination using a purple crayon. Whatever he wants to do, he draws it with his purple crayon and it comes to life with his imagination. Throughout the book, he draws things and places that his imagin...
Harold takes his purple crayon and draws himself into and out of adventures. This is an adorable book for infants and toddlers. Just like Harold they can have adventures while being safe at home. Just keep the crayons out of reach. Absolutely delightful!
I loved this book as a child and I still love it as a teacher. It is a wonderful imagination book. Imagination in writing is so important in the classroom and this book shows the fun ways just with one object (the purple crayon). i would introduce this book through a whole group read and ask compreh...
This book is about a curious 4-year-old boy named Harold, who creates a world of his own with a purple crayon. In the book, Harold wants to go for a walk in the moonlight, so he draws the moon. Whatever Harold wants to do, he draws it with the touch of his purple crayon. I would use this book in a k...