By: Albert Lamorisse

Summary of the Story

One day in Paris a boy named Pascal was walking through town and on lamppost he saw a red balloon so he climbed up the lamp post and grabbed the red balloon. He rode the bus to school and when he got to school all of the kids went after the balloon stayed at the doors of the school the whole day long. On the way home all of the bullies followed him home and the balloon then got them surrounded and started to throw rocks at the balloon. Then one of the bullies throws a rock at the balloon and hit the balloon and popped it.It went to the ground and one of the bullies stepped on the balloon.

Read The Red Balloon to find out what happens after the bully steps on the balloon.

Designed by: Henry Daus