The Red Balloon

By: Albert Lamorisse

Summary of Story

One day a boy named Pascal who lived in Paris found a red balloon on his way to the bus.

He got to the bus but the bus driver would not let Pascal on because of his balloon. So he

had to walk to school. Pascal was late to school. It was because of the balloon. Pascal's mom got so mad that she threw the balloon out the window. But it stayed. That's when Pascal realized that the balloon was magic. The boys in the story are bullies. They are trying to catch the balloon and teach it tricks and pop it too.

Read the Red Balloon to see if the red balloon gets popped.

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