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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English


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Little Gopher follows his destiny, as revealed in a Dream-Vision, of becoming an artist for his people and eventually is able to bring the colors of the sunset down to the earth.

Edition Notes

Statementretold and illustrated by Tomie dePaola
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE78.G73 D4 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination[40] p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24368225M
ISBN 100399217770
ISBN 109780399217777
OCLC/WorldCa24005116

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Little Gopher follows his destiny as revealed in a Dream-Vision of becoming an artist for his people and eventually is able to bring the colors of the sunset down to earth via the indian paintbrush flower. Praise for The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush: "A rhythmic and evocative retelling of an Indian legend that explains the origin of the Indian paintbrush flower.   In spring, the hills and meadows of Texas and Wyoming are ablaze with the reds, oranges, and yellows of the Indian Paintbrush. How this striking plant received its name is told in an old Indian years ago, when the People traveled the /5(11). Little Gopher follows his destiny as revealed in a Dream-Vision of becoming an artist for his people and eventually is able to bring the colors of the sunset down to earth via the indian paintbrush for The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush: "A rhythmic and evocative retelling of an Indian legend that explains the origin of the Indian paintbrush flower. The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush by Tomie dePaola. Created by Horn Book View on Horn Book Share. Children’s Literature Legacy Award Speech given by Tomie dePaola Created by Association for Library Service to Children - ALSC The Legend of the Bluebonnet. by Tomie dePaola. 12 Resources. The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush.

Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Grades ) Philosophy and Purpose. The Indian Paintbrush Book Award provides opportunity for Wyoming youth in fourth, fifth, and sixth grades to choose their favorite book and honor its author. The Wyoming Library Association established this award in . I reall enjoyed reading the book, "The Legen of the Indian Paintbrush." I would read this book to second or third grade. I would also read this book if I ever had a lesson on indians. The book is a about a little indian boy who never grew big enough to be a warrior. He longed to be able to go on the hunts and shoot his bow but he never did.4/5(20).   The Indian Paintbrush is a native perennial, annual or biennial herb (depending on the species) of North America. Latin Name: Castilleja Miniata Other Names: Grandmother's Hair, Common Red Paintbrush, Butterfly Weed, Prairie Fire, Painted Cup, Painted Lady Family: Scrophulariaceae or Figwort Family Identification: With 6 different species in the area, they can be very hard to tell apart. “The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush” Main Character: Little Gopher. Setting: village, hills {2} Little Gopher was smaller than the other boys. He could not keep up with them hunting or playing games. He was very sad about this. {2} 3. B {1} 4. C {1} 5. 1. He needed a white buckskin. 2. He needed the colors of the sunset. {2} 6. A {1.